Peer Observation Summary

Peer Observation Summary (Face-to-Face)

Date: 12/6/2016 9/21/2017 Obs 3
Observer: Dr. Angela Randall Dr. Janelle Mathis Dr.
Organization Yes No N/A Yes No N/A Yes No N/A
Is prepared for class x x
Reviews material from previous class with students x x
States class goals or objectives x x
Uses class time efficiently x x
Organizes learning materials or activities effectively x x
Summarizes material and/or provides closure x x
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Instructional Methods Yes No N/A Yes No N/A Yes No N/A
Uses teaching technique(s) appropriate to the instructional goals for this class x x
Invites class discussion x x
Proceeds at an effective pace x x
Uses multi-media effectively x x
Provides clear directions for group work/labs/exercises x x
Assesses student learning x x
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Classroom Management Yes No N/A Yes No N/A Yes No N/A
Monitors behavior of students during class x x
Stops inappropriate behavior promptly with respect x x
Encourages positive student behavior in the classroom x x
Establishes and maintains a respectful atmosphere for all students x x
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Content or Subject Knowledge Yes No N/A Yes No N/A Yes No N/A
Appears knowledgeable about subject matter x x
Points out any potential bias x x
Uses examples and/or illustrations to explain content x x
Emphasizes major points during delivery of course content x x
Addresses diversity or ethics when relevant to content x x
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Communication Skills Yes No N/A Yes No N/A Yes No N/A
Is enthusiastic about the subject matter x x
Makes material interesting to students x x
Responds to questions clearly and promptly x x
Uses speech that is audible, distinct, and appropriately paced x x
Demonstrates adequate command of English or the language of the course x x
Uses classroom space well x x
Dr. Angela Randall, Dr. Janelle Mathis
Student Interaction Yes No N/A Yes No N/A Yes No N/A
Encourages student participation x x
Manages student interactions effectively x x
Welcomes and respects diverse viewpoints x x
Treats students equitably x x
Motivates students x x
Dr. Angela Randall, Dr. Janelle Mathis