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Tag Archives: Observation
What really improves teacher quality?
In an interesting article for the Fabian Society, Andrew Old discusses the problems inherent in the desire to raise the quality of teaching. “‘Focusing on teacher quality’ … sounds agreeable, but much of the detail will be impossibly difficult to … Continue reading
Posted in Education policy Tagged Closing the gap, Coaching, Evidence, Observation, Student voice 6 Comments
Improving classroom observation
Interesting blog article by Prof. Robert Coe on the difficulty in providing valid, reliable and useful feedback from lesson observations. Classroom observation: it’s harder than you think “The reported reliabilities of observation instruments used in the MET study range from … Continue reading
Posted in Coaching Tagged Coe, Evidence, Observation Leave a comment