ISBN-10:
1138649341
ISBN-13:
9781138649347
Pub. Date:
09/01/2016
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Instructional Supervision: Applying Tools and Concepts / Edition 4

Instructional Supervision: Applying Tools and Concepts / Edition 4

by Sally J. Zepeda

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ISBN-13: 9781138649347
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/01/2016
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 384
Sales rank: 597,638
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x (d)

About the Author

Sally J. Zepeda is Professor of Educational Administration and Policy at the University of Georgia, USA.

Table of Contents

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About the Author

Acknowledgments

Introduction

1 Leadership Needed to Promote Supervision, Professional Development, and Teacher

Evaluation That Makes a Difference

Introduction

Supervision, Professional Development, and Teacher Evaluation Are Not Linear, Lockstep

Processes

Leadership Beliefs and Practices to Unify Processes

Coherence Needed for Instructional Supervision, Professional Development, and Teacher

Evaluation

Accountability and High Stakes Challenges for Supervisors

Tool 1: Developing a Unified Vision for Supervision, Professional Development, and

Teacher Evaluation

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

2 Instructional Supervision

Introducing Instructional Supervision

The Intents of Instructional Supervision

Differentiated Supervision

Developmental Supervision

Styles That Support Differentiated and Developmental Supervision

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

3 Teacher Evaluation

Introducing Teacher Evaluation

The Intents and Purposes of Teacher Evaluation

Formative and Summative Evaluation

Federal and State Influences on Teacher Evaluation

Teacher Evaluation Systems

Value-Added Measures

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

4 Job-Embedded Professional Development

Introducing Job-Embedded Professional Development

Status of Professional Development

Standards for Professional Development

Learning Communities—More than a Reform Strategy

Tool 2: Job-Embedded Learning: Finding Time for Professional Development

Tool 3: Planning for Professional Development

Tool 4: Identifying Professional Development Needs

Making the Connection Between Instructional Supervision, Professional Development, and Job-Embedded Learning

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

5 Instruction and Learning Environments

Introducing Instruction and Learning Environments

Teacher Quality and Teacher Effectiveness

Effective Teachers

Accountability and Standards

Effective Instructional Practices

Inside Teacher Evaluation Frameworks

Observable Practices

Tool 5: Contextualizing Teaching and Learning—Getting to Observable Practices

Personalized Learning Environments and Learning Technologies

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

6 Career Stages, Adult Learning, and Supervision

Introducing Career Stages, Adult Learning, and Supervision

Tool 6: Career Stages

Tool 7: Goal Setting, Tracking Faculty Goals, and Goal Attributes

Adult Learning

Supervision That Embraces the Adult Learner across Career Stages

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

7 Motivation and Supervisory Leadership

Introducing Motivation and Supervisory Leadership

Motivation Defined

Motivation Theories

Leadership and Motivation

Implications for Supervisors

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

8 Informal and Formal Classroom Observations

Introducing Informal and Formal Classroom Observations

Group Classroom Observations

Tool 8: Informal Classroom Observations

Tool 9: Guidelines for Informal Classroom Observations

Formal Classroom Observations

The Clinical Supervision Model and Its Components

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

9 The Pre-observation Conference

Introducing the Pre-observation Conference

Tool 10: Attributes of the Pre-observation Conference

Focus and the Pre-observation Conference

The Johari Window and the Pre-observation Conference

How to Prepare for the Classroom Observation

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

10 The Classroom Observation

Introducing the Classroom Observation

The Intents of Data Collection

Tool 11: Types of Data

Tool 12: Wide-Angle and Narrow-Angle Data Collection Techniques

Tips from the Field

Overview and Application of Observation Tools and Methods

Tool 13: Observation Guide Using Bloom’s Taxonomy

Tool 14: Focus on Wait Time

Tool 15: Focus on Cause-and-Effect Data

Tool 16: Focus on Variety of Instructional Methods

Tool 17: Examining Teacher–Student Discussion with a Focus on How Student Comments Are Incorporated into the Lesson

Tool 18: Selective Verbatim: Teacher’s Verbal and Students’ Physical and Verbal Behaviors

Tool 19: Wide Angle: No Focus

Tool 20: Focus on Calling Patterns and Patterns of Interaction

Tool 21: Focus on Tracking Transition Patterns

Tool 22: Tracking the Beginning and Ending (Closure) of Class

Tool 23: Observing Cooperative Group Learning

Tool 24: Classroom Traffic

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

11 The Post-observation Conference

Introducing the Post-observation Conference

The Purposes of the Post-observation Conference

Lesson Reconstruction, Constructivism, and the Zone of Proximal Development

Preparing for the Post-observation Conference

Supervisory Approaches and the Post-observation Conference

Tool 25: Feedback, Trust, and the Johari Window Revisited

After the Post-Observation Conference, Then What?

Tool 26: Planning for Professional Growth

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

12 Mentoring and Induction

Introducing Mentoring and Induction

The Multifaceted and Complex Nature of Mentoring

Examining Qualities, Skills, and Functions of Mentors

Selecting, Training, and Assigning Mentors

Induction: Where Mentoring Matters Most

Formative Assistance: The Linkage to Supervision

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

13 Peer Coaching

Introducing Peer Coaching

Frame Peer Coaching

Phases of the Original Peer Coaching Model

Types of Coaching

Peer Coaching Includes Classroom Observations

Conditions for Successful Peer Coaching

Connecting Peer Coaching to Other Forms of Supervision

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

14 Action Research

Introducing Action Research

Action Research Defined

Models of Action Research

The Processes and Components of Action Research

Reflection

Connecting Action Research to Instructional Supervision

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

15 Portfolio Supervision

Introducing Portfolio Supervision

What is a Portfolio?

Extending Clinical Supervision through Portfolio Development

A Model of Portfolio Supervision

Essential Skills: Reflection, Goal Setting, and Decision Making

The Portfolio as a Framework to Extend Supervision

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

16 Confronting Marginal Teaching

Introducing Confronting Marginal Teaching

Marginal Teaching

Markers of Marginal Teacher Performance

Understanding the Difficulties Supervisors Encounter While Working with Marginal Teachers

Confronting Marginal Teaching Practices

Working with Marginal Teachers

Tool 27: Formal Plan of Remediation

When All Else Fails

Summary

Suggested Activities

References

17 Coda for Instructional Supervision

References

Appendix: Classroom Observation Tools

Index

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