About the Center
The Florida and the Islands Regional Comprehensive Center (FLICC) provides technical assistance to state educational agencies to improve educational outcomes and close achievement gaps. Learn more about FLICC
The VITaLE Project
The Florida and the Islands Regional Comprehensive Center (FLICC) is assisting the Virgin Islands Department of Education (VIDE)
in building state capacity to develop a comprehensive teacher and leader evaluation system — the Virgin Islands Teacher and Leader Effectiveness System (VITaLE).
Read more about the VITaLE Project
FLICC staff is facilitating the VITaLE Task Force appointed by the VIDE Commissioner to develop an evaluation system that is aligned with major initiatives, including Education System Improvement Process and those outlined in the Consolidated Grant Application. The VITaLE Task Force is comprised of the State Education Agency, Local Education Agency, school administrators, teachers, as well as representatives from the American Federation of Teachers and Education Administrators Association/American Federation of School Administrators unions, VI Board of Education and University of the Virgin Islands. The projected time frame for the VITaLE project is three years (2012–2015).