Domain 3

Instruction

How and What are you Learning?

3a. Communicating with students

§ expectations for learning

§ directions and procedures

§ explanations of content

§ use of oral and written language


3b. Using questioning and discussion techniques

§ quality of questions

§ discussion techniques

§ student participation


3c. Engaging students in learning

§ activities and assignments

§ grouping of students

§ instructional materials and resources

§ structure and pacing


3d. Using assessment in instruction

§ assessment criteria

§ monitoring of student learning

§ feedback to students

§ student self-assessment and monitoring of progress


3e. Demonstrating flexibility and responsiveness

§ lesson adjustment

§ response to students

persistence