Presentation on theme: "Teachscape Overview John Monahan, Instructional Supervisor"— Presentation transcript:
1 Teachscape Overview John Monahan, Instructional Supervisor Tammy Stavenski-Bennick, Assistant Principal
2 Agenda Review of Danielson Framework The Plan Teachscape Questions Domains 1- 4The PlanThe processYour responsibilitiesTeachscapeReflect TabDifferentiated SupervisionFocused ObservationLearn TabWalkthroughsQuestions
3 What is Teachscape?Teachscape is a program designed to guide teachers through the supervision and evaluation process.Teachscape Reflect is an observation and evaluation management system that helps districts make the connection between evaluations and long-term practice improvement. Using a technology-enabled process and graphic-rich reports, districts can use data and evidence to support teachers in reflecting and building on their skills.Teachscape Learn Professional Learning System allows districts to provide engaging, video-rich learning content as well as video libraries, video capture tools, online communities, and a learning management system.
4 Danielson Framework for Teaching Domain 1: Planning and Preparation 1a Demonstrating Knowledge of Content and Pedagogy 1b Demonstrating Knowledge of Students 1c Setting Instructional Outcomes 1d Demonstrating Knowledge of Resources 1e Designing Coherent Instruction 1f Designing Student AssessmentsDomain 2: Classroom Environment 2a Creating an Environment of Respect and Rapport 2b Establishing a Culture for Learning 2c Managing Classroom Procedures 2d Managing Student Behavior 2e Organizing Physical SpaceDomain 4: Professional Responsibilities 4a Reflecting on Teaching 4b Maintaining Accurate Records 4c Communicating with Families 4d Participating in a Professional Community 4e Growing and Developing Professionally 4f Showing ProfessionalismDomain 3: Instruction 3a Communicating With Students 3b Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques 3c Engaging Students in Learning 3d Using Assessment in Instruction 3e Demonstrating Flexibility and Responsiveness
5 To begin… Log in to Teachscape by going to login.teachscape.com/ Or you can click on the Teachscape link on the intranet homepageNote: we suggest using Firefox when using TeachscapeLog in informationUsername: TeacherPassword: Teacher-created password(Click on Forgot My Password and password is sent to )
6 HomeYour home screen will have two tabs: Reflect & Learn
7 What is your choice of supervision? Differentiated SupervisionUpload documents and supervision paperworkAction PlanComplete under Differentiated Supervision Action PlanUpload into Domain 1MOY – Complete Mid Year Review and upload Mid Year ArtifactsEOY – Complete Year End Review and upload Year End Planning Artifacts
8 What is your choice of supervision? Focused ObservationPre-observation (Domain 1) - Teacher Planning Form and Pre-Observation ConferenceUpload documents and artifactsTeacher Planning ArtifactsTeacher Post Lesson Artifacts (Including samples of student work)Year End Formal Observation/Teacher Self-ReviewReview Notes and EvidenceScore on Self-ReviewReview any Observer Supplemental ArtifactsPost-observation (Domain 4)Complete Teacher Lesson Reflection Form and Post-Observation Conference
12 Differentiated Supervision Upload Supervision DocumentsChoice of SupervisionIndividualized Action PlanEnd of Year summaryDone 4 out of every 5 yearsDocuments may change in future, but remain the same for now.Will now be done at the beginning of the school year (versus at the end of the previous school year)Will be required to be submitted by everyone next yearWill need to complete a mid-year and end of year review with your supervisorChoose one item of focus from each domain
14 Focused Observation Components Done 1 out of every 5 years Pre-conference (Domain 1)Observations (Domains 2 & 3)Post-conference (Domain 4)Done 1 out of every 5 yearsWill not need to do the normal documentsWill be notified in August when it is “your year” to do the focused observationNumber of observations will depend upon your tenure status
17 Examples of Artifacts Lesson Plans Class Notes Worksheets Samples of student workPhotos of classroomAssessmentsMay have difficulty with file formats. Try to change the file extension to all files if you are running into errors.