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1 Susan Kreh BeckProject DirectorSouth Carolina Department of EducationData Collection and Fidelity of Implementation in the SC Gateways Project
2 Classroom Mosaic is a web-based app that provides an easy, efficient, and secure way to perform teacher observations. Observation templates can be created to suit any schools needs and instant feedback is provided to the teacher. We also offer online tools for our users to perform custom in-depth observation analysis.
4 Because all of the tools are available on the website, no additional software is needed. Even if you don't have an iPhone or an iPad, our website gives you all the functionality you need to use all of the features of Classroom Mosaic on any smart phone, tablet, laptop, or desktop.No Software Necessary
5 Different Access Levels The role-based login system allows for observations to not only be performed by principals and administrators but also by department heads and other teachers.Different Access Levels
6 We provide the tools you need to easily import all of your teachers and observers in a few simple steps.Import with Ease
7 Innovation: We want technology to work for you, not against you Innovation: We want technology to work for you, not against you. As technology progresses, we strive to advance our system to help you.Support: We are completely committed to helping all of our clients. Have questions? Need our help? us.Clarity: We strive to provide information that will allow you to easily analyze your observations and identify your strengths and weaknesses.The Company Goals
8 Simplicity: The interfaces have been created in cooperation with educators like you. We strive to create a product that is intuitive and can be easily utilized by any user.Progress: The system provides many tools that we believe will facilitate improvement in your school or district. By utilizing the latest technology, our goal is to allow administrators to spend less time filling out paperwork and more time observing teachers in the classroom. By providing teachers with quality feedback, the educational experience for your students can be enriched.Goals Continued
9 Instructional Activities Recording Continuous time to add up to 20 minutesA timer starts when the first activity is chosen.A reminder flashes for data collection at the 10-minute mark.
10 Instructional Activities Tracking individual questionsRatio of InteractionTime on Task at 10 MinutesWe may move to every 5 minutesTime on Task at 20 Minutes
11 Content Plan Checklist items on teacher behavior Can complete these items when the 20-minute observation timer is complete
12 Assessment for Learning Data on the use of assessmentTeacher useStudent participationAlso…ExpectationsRespect
14 Swipe between screens for greater accessibility than paper forms Reports on observations CAN BE sent directly to the teacher observedTimersClass rosters can be uploadedFeatures
15 CHAMPS Fidelity Checklist Averages the scoresUnobtrusive observationData uploads to the secure server and can be downloaded to Excel.Web version is also accessible from a laptop or desktopCHAMPS Fidelity Checklist
25 CHAMPs Fidelity Will be measured quarterly to 3 times per year SC Gateways Coaches will also monitor individual classroom data based on the focus of the instructional coachingProvides a tool to measure change over timeCHAMPs Fidelity
26 For More Tools and Information ContactSusan Beck, Project Director, SC GatewaysTyler Smith, Classroom Mosaic,For More Tools and Information