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Evaluating Faculty: Websites/Documents on Peer Observations

Information and resources related to: >Interpreting student evaluations >Observing classes face to face >Observing online classes

Peer Observation of Teaching: Best Practices

Peer Observation of Teaching: Best Practices
Iowa State University Center for Excellence in Learning and Teaching
(Link)
Includes information on: 1) Introduction; 2) Part One: Formative and Summative Observations 3) Part Two: Best Practices for Peer Observation of Teaching; 4) Part Three: How to Begin Discussion on Peer Observation of Teaching

Peer Reviews

Peer Reviews
Temple University
Fox School of Business: Center for Innovation in Teaching and Learning
(Link)
Provides an observation form and sections related to the classroom visit; post-visit consultation, and evaluation of teaching materials.

Faculty Classroom Observation Evaluation Form

Faculty Peer Review of Online Teaching

Faculty Peer Review of Online Teaching
Penn State Univ. - The College of Earth and Mineral Sciences  (2016)
(Link)
This site from Penn State Univ. addresses the peer review of teaching, including forms and other materials that are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non-Commercial-Share-Alike 3.0 License.
 From the site: “The peer review of teaching—like the peer review of research—is a widely accepted mechanism for promoting and assuring quality academic work and is required for the purpose of promotion and tenure at Penn State. The peer review process in resident instruction typically involves a faculty reviewer observing a peer’s classroom. The reviewer then summarizes her observations in a document that is to be included in the reviewee’s dossier.

Peer Reviews of Teaching [F2F, Hybrid, Online]

Peer Review and Evaluation

Peer Review and Evaluation
University of Southern California
Center of Teaching Excellence
(Link)

Offers tools and templates that can be used in the peer review process for face-to-face and online courses.