Using Classroom Quality Assessments to Inform Teacher Decisions
Why are classroom observation tools and assessments important?
Read the article and answer the questions listed. (see attached file below as a resource to help you)
1. Why are classroom observation tools and assessments important? For example, a classroom observation tool such as the CLASS.
2. In the article it mentions the CLASS Toddler observation tool, how did teachers use the results to benefit their teaching and environments?
3. What are some key points you can list from the article? List 3-5 key points and discuss.
Based on this short video you should answer this question What do you think the context of this video is? Why did the teacher have the child identify and add to the existing pattern? How effective do you think this practice would be?
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