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Online Course (self-paced)

Talk About Teaching: Growth-Focused Observation and Feedback (1b)


Description
Designed for instructional coaches and school leaders, as well as those who want to build their observation and feedback skills, this course will prepare participants to support a culture of adult learning and growth in schools. Participants will develop a deeper understanding of the Framework’s components and rubrics, practice aligning evidence to the rubrics, and develop plans for observation and coaching cycles.
Certificate for 30 hours
Content
  • Getting Started
  • Welcome!
  • Download Your Materials
  • Module 1
  • Course Introduction & Overview
  • Module 2
  • Creating an Atmosphere of Trust
  • Module 3
  • The Role of Empathy
  • Module 4
  • Bias & the Impact of One's Identity
  • Module 5
  • The Power of a Common Language
  • Module 6
  • The Framework for Teaching Supports Growth-Focused Observations
  • Mid-Course Knowledge Survey
  • Knowledge Survey Instructions
  • Knowledge Survey
  • Module 7
  • Observation Initiation & Planning Conference
  • Discussion: Synthesis
  • Module 8
  • Collecting & Analyzing Data
  • Module 9
  • Observation, Evidence Organization, & Sharing
  • Module 10
  • Practice: Evidence Organization
  • Module 11
  • Analysis by the Observer & the Teacher
  • Module 12
  • Reflection Conference & Applying New Learning
  • Course Completion
  • Culminating Interaction
  • Growth-Focused Observations Final Survey
  • Your Certificate of Completion
Completion rules
  • All units must be completed
  • Leads to a certification with a duration: Forever