Classroom Walk Through and Teacher Evaluation Software
Teacher and classroom walk-throughs have become a standard for K-12 environments. It’s crucial that observers have specifics on what to look for as well as standardized tools to quickly and easily document observations. SnapShot provides administrators with easy-to-use, customizable, web-based software to record the quality of teacher and classroom behavior based on their observations.
SnapShot is user-definable and easily modifiable. Prior to Snapshot’s first use, schools establish:
Evaluators access SnapShot from a tablet, laptop or PC. Select the teacher, classroom and content area from preloaded school information, and the observer selects ratings for each criteria. User-definable evaluation and target expectation notes can also be entered. Once complete, save the SnapShot evaluation for future access and reports.Observe – tap – save – report. SnapShot is that simple!
- Observation categories such as: Learning Environment, Teacher Actions, Instructional Strategies
- Criteria specifics such as: level of student engagement, teacher movement in the classroom, successes celebrated, use of technology, teacher-student interaction
- Rating scales.
Use a single solution to record district-wide teacher observations
Radio button responses for easy and quick evaluation recording
Print evaluations to provide teachers with feedback
Flexible reporting on a single teacher, by grade, subject, building, evaluator, and date range
High level reporting with rating percentages and totals
Intuitive with virtually no learning curve
Eliminates observer memory challenges
Speeds, simplifies and streamlines walk-throughs which reduces classroom interruptions
Online observations eliminate redundant processes
Documents teacher strengths and weaknesses fairly
A single solution enables different observers to evaluate different teachers, which minimizes subjective observations and provides for teachers to be evaluated in the same way
Decreases evaluation inconsistencies resulting from hard or easy graders
Principals and other administrators get to know staff better and provide more specific performance feedback.
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