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TESS for Teachers: Rubric Components Training


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Domain 1: Planning and Preparation

1a. Demonstrating Knowledge of Content and Pedagogy.01June16

1b. Demonstrating Knowledge of Students.01June16

1c. Setting Instructional Outcomes.01June16

1d. Demonstrating Knowledge of Resources.01June16

1e. Designing Coherent Instruction.01June16

1f. Designing Student Assessments.01June16

Domain 2: The Classroom Environment

2a. Creating an Environment of Respect and Rapport.01June16

2b. Establishing a Culture for Learning.01June16

2c. Managing Classroom Procedures.01June16

2d. Managing Student Behavior.01June16

2e. Organizing Physical Space.01June16

Domain3: Instruction

3a. Communicating with Students.01June16

3b. Using Questioning and Discussion Techniques.01June16

3c. Engaging Students in Learning.01June16

3d. Using Assessment in Instruction.01June16

3e. Demonstrating Flexibility and Responsiveness.01June16

Domain 4: Professional Responsibilities

 4a. Reflectng on Teaching.01June16

4b. Maintaining Accurate Records.01June16

4c. Communicating with Families.01June16

4d. Participating in a Professional Community.01June16

4e. Growing and Developing Professionally.01June16

4f. Showing Professionalism.01June16

For more information, please contact:

Becky Gibson, Educator Support & Development Advisor
Arkansas Department of Education
Office of Educator Effectiveness
Four Capitol Mall, Room 107-A
Little Rock, AR 72201
Phone: 501-683-3160
Fax: 501-682-5118

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