Peer Assistance and Review
The Tracy Unified School District operates a Peer Assistance and Review Program (PAR). The program
allows exemplary teachers to assist others in the areas of instructional skills, pupil progress, learning
environment/classroom management, adherence to curricular/learning objectives, and/or related
aspects of teaching.
Participating teachers would be referred to and required to participate in the PAR program as a result of
an unsatisfactory rating of the employee's performance in any of the first five California Standards for the
Engaging and supporting all students in learning.
Creating and maintaining effective environments for student learning.
Understanding and organizing subject matter for student learning.
Planning instruction and designing learning experiences for all students.
Assessing student learning.
A classroom teacher may request assistance through the PAR process as a voluntary participant.
For more information regarding the TUSD PAR Program, please contact Patty Kelley at 209.830.3260 ext. 1304 or firstname.lastname@example.org in the Human Resources department.