LookFor Teacher Evaluation and Observation iPhone/iPad App Names Five Important Tips to Improve Classroom Instruction
Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) February 28, 2013
LookForApp, a teacher observation and evaluation iPhone/iPad app, named five initial steps that are necessary to improve classroom instruction in schools today. These steps will help improve the instructional strategies, techniques and success of classroom teachers.
1. Visit classrooms frequently
2. Clarify your expectations (often & consistently)
3. Create & share a data base of local “best practices” examples
4. Provide clear and immediate professional feedback after an observation/walk-through
5. Support collegial conversations, networking, and planning
LookFor’s iPhone/iPad app produces results that support instructional success. “It is one of the easiest administrative tools to use on the market today," announced Dan Owens, a National Distinguished Principal and founder of Lookforapp.com.
This walkthrough guide with six professional categories based on state standards enables users to identify, organize, clarify and provide immediate feedback to teachers regarding their instructional practices. “It is one of the easiest administrative tools to use on the market today,” announced Dan Owens, a National Distinguished Principal.
Their approach since the beginning has been to provide quality examples of best teaching practices in a simple format. Making the comments easy to use - and understand - makes the app very client friendly and has many teachers responding with increased dialogue. Simple checklists outlined in detail using everyday language, cover focus areas that research shows successful schools implement.
This app incorporates an organized, professional email format that can be completed before leaving the classroom. LookForApp additionally provides options for an observer to make customized personal comments and notes directly to the teacher including areas of focus for the school site.
Completing and observation is as simple as bringing your iPhone or iPad with you as you enter a classroom. There isn’t a need for binders, paper, or previous notes since it is all available on LookForApp making it a major time saver for school administrators and coaches.
Clients receive unlimited observation (limited time offer) with the purchase of this app. It is available through the Apple App Store. The app has a secure logon password, and operates on the client’s existing wireless service.
LookForApp has everything you need to complete professional observations/evaluations. You do not need an extended contract, consulting fees, or to sign up for staff development courses. There are no hidden fees.
Visit LookForApp.com and check out this app. Help your teachers achieve the success you envision for your school.
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