PERA – Performance Evaluation Reform Act

PERA Links

These links are related to the implementation of PERA (Performance Evaluation Reform Act).  Remember that PERA and the “Race to the Top” Federal Grant are strongly linked and often are synonymous:

PERA Resources

The Performance Evaluation Reform Act (PERA) was passed in January 2010 to help Illinois’ application for the Race to the Top (RTTT) competitive grant.  Many of the following resources reference RTTT because these are the reforms that are driving much of the legislation and discussion.  To date, there have been 3 rounds of RTTT grants and the resources are divided up by round (files are pdf unless otherwise noted):

Race to the Top Part 1:

Race to the Top Part 2:

Race to the Top Part 3: