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Monday 27 of May 2024

Nuño Says 36.2 Percent of Assessed Teachers Scored 'Sufficient'

90 percent of all summoned teachers complied with the assessment

Aurelio Nuño Mayer, head of the Public Education Secretariat (SEP), said that 36.2 percent of the more than 134,000 elementary and high school education teachers and school managers who participated in the Teachers Performance Assessment obtained “sufficient” scores.

40.5 percent of the assessed teachers scored “good,” 8 percent scored “outstanding,” and the remaining 15,3 percent scored “insufficient.”

60111030. México, 11 Ene. 2016 (Notimex-Jessica Espinosa).- En febrero se dará a conocer el plan de infraestructura y la nueva política de equipamiento escolar, anunció el secretario de Educación Pública, Aurelio Nuño Mayer, ante alumnos de la Escuela Primaria República de Cuba. NOTIMEX/FOTO/JESSICA ESPINOSA/JES/EDU/
Nuño Mayer said that the results of the teacher’s performance assessment were outstanding. Photo: Notimex/Jessica Espinosa

Presenting the results of the Performance Assessment for the 2015-2016 school year, Nuño Mayer said that a total of 150,086 teachers were summoned and that 134,140 carried out the test on the proper dates. That is, 90 percent of teachers complied.

The teachers with the highest scores will earn a 35 percent increase to their base salaries starting on the second half of May which will be retroactive to Feb. 16. They may also apply to housing and personal loans from the Government Employees Social Security Institute (ISSSTE).