Peer observation (Disal column Dec. 2012)

This was originally published on November 21, 2011 at https://higorcavalcante.wordpress.com/2011/12/20/disal-column-dec-2012-peer-observation/ Why observe your fellow teachers? – A case for peer observation I can’t say how many times, visiting schools as a consultant, I’ve had people – especially administrative staff, supervisors, directors etc. – suggest I observed a certain teacher’s lesson on the grounds that s/he … Continue reading Peer observation (Disal column Dec. 2012)

Lesson observation (DISAL article, November 2011)

This was originally posted on November 22, 2011 at https://higorcavalcante.wordpress.com/2011/11/22/lesson-observation-disal-article-november-2011/ A very important teacher development tool: Lesson Observation Shout if you’ve ever panicked before having a lesson observed by your coordinator, supervisor or even a fellow teacher. Yes, I know. I can almost hear you! There aren’t many absolute certainties in the world of ELT … Continue reading Lesson observation (DISAL article, November 2011)