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Teaching Professional Development, Portfolio, Organization, and Observation Logs

Teaching Professional Development, Portfolio, Organization, and Observation Logs

As you know, professional experience and organization is a result of your hard work. Most of that hard work goes unnoticed. A lot of teachers I know forget most of their side- experiences because they go above and beyond and never have any type of accountability to showcase that work. I have developed a tool for you that will assist in both your professional experience and organization. I have put together a set of three different professional development portfolio logs that will keep all that hard work and your volunteering organized and ready for review at a moment’s notice. These logs are a great way to organize your personal and professional experience. For every hour you instruct in the classroom, observe, attend conferences, and/or take advanced education classes, you need to log it down so that you can maintain and validate your personal, professional, and field experiences. These logs can be put together as a quick-reference, cosmetic portfolio binder that you can keep in your classroom or at home. The event sheets contained within these files can be taken with you to any event that will help build to your professional portfolio or resume. These logs provide the organization you need to fulfill any type of professional development event. I have provided several copies of these logs to multiple disciplines and professions already. Teachers, tend to enjoy these logs as they are custom for them. However, these logs can be used in multiple ways through diverse mediums across various professions.
Taylaj42
Substitution Teacher Professional Development Reports

Substitution Teacher Professional Development Reports

Attention Substitute Teachers and Teachers!!! I have produced a series of visually appealing and professional documents that can help you get an edge over others. Administration loves these and is always asking me to copy them for other teachers! For those of you who know my style of work, I do not just produce simple worksheets. Instead, all my work includes a mix of visuals that adds a unique and exclusive twist. This package contains documents for both subs and teachers. I still use these documents today and I it really helps you stay organized. When I leave these sheets behind for the teacher, I always get a positive reinforcement response. This package of documents includes the following: - DETAILED MASTER SUBSTITUTION REPORT - ATTENDANCE SIGN IN SHEET (Sub to leave for the teacher) - DISCIPLINE REPORT (Sub to leave for the teacher) - CLASSROOM SETUP SHEET (for the sub only) - WEEKLY SCHEDULE NOTES SHEET (Teacher for the sub) - INFORMATION SHEET FOR THE SUB (Teacher for the sub) - DAILY ASSIGNMENT LOGS (for short or long-term subs) - EVENT OBSERVATION AND FIELD EXPERIENCE JOURNAL - CLASSROOM INSTRUCTION AND OBSERVATION LOG - PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT AND EXPERIENCE LOG
Taylaj42
NPQSL Final Assessment Log (2016) with appendices

NPQSL Final Assessment Log (2016) with appendices

After completing my NPQML, I decided to embark on the SL course and what a journey it has been. I have poured my blood, sweat and tears into this document and received some outstanding feedback in regards to both the project and the completed log. A superb course for anyone interested in senior leadership within the education sector. Included in this package comes all 22 pages of the log with all appendices attached. Within the appendices are my 'Project Action Plan', 360 Diagnostic report and SLT and Governors report. All references are also highlighted in the log. Pseudonyms are used for school and individual identities. All I can say is that I wished I had the opportunity to see an example such as this when I was writing as the IOE provide very little in terms of examples. If you do download, please leave feedback :)
thomas_holt
Supply teacher daily checklist, class feedback form and some useful websites

Supply teacher daily checklist, class feedback form and some useful websites

This is a three page document drawn up from my own needs. I've tried to price it fairly - it should be something you can adapt. It should save you some time and maybe even some stress. The first page is a simple but thorough checklist to ensure I have all the information I need for a successful day (I've left off the lesson content, which I tackle anyway). I've not currently added any icons but that's the way I wanted it, really straightforward. It's a standard checklist. The second page has some useful websites and last minute ideas for activities (mainly primary but could easily be adapted). The the third page is a feedback form to leave for the class teacher. You might find you want to move the sizing around or change some of the categories. Maybe you want to reduce it onto A5 instead of A4? There 's also a checklist for use when leaving the house at the beginning of the day and the classroom at the end, so you don't end up losing your favourite hat/water bottle/etc... I have this laminated on the back of my DBS folder, and on the back of my phone, which you might want to consider too - you can always reduce the typeface? They are in .docx format so can be manipulated and amended to help you. Good luck and happy supplying. Hope they help! Please email with feedback or leave me some lovely stars...
alcatch
NPQSL COMBINED TASK 2017 (PASS)  - FULL PROJECT INCLUDING EVIDENCE AND FEEDBACK

NPQSL COMBINED TASK 2017 (PASS) - FULL PROJECT INCLUDING EVIDENCE AND FEEDBACK

This is my completed write-up of my project for my NPQSL. I have also included the sponsor's comments and my additional resources I used as evidence in my project. This provides you with a good example of the balance between how much evidence needs to be written, and the types of evidence you can upload to demonstrate you have successfully met the competencies. At assessment, the sponsor's comments play an equally important part. I have included my sponsor's comments in this document. Updated as of 05/09/17- I have now also included the feedback form from the external assessor. All projects are sent off for a pass/fail assessment, and I passed all of the competencies at first time of asking. Feedback form attached.
gbadman1
Informal Lesson Observation Pop in card

Informal Lesson Observation Pop in card

Informal lesson observations or lesson 'drop ins' are extremely useful to see teacher and student teaching/progress. This sheet can be printed on card and taken into lesson drop ins with you to complete instantly. Provides an opportunity of positive, instant and non-judgemental observations and feedback. Can be personalised for schools too. Follow me on twitter @GeographiaUK for more! Please share any photos if you've used my resources - would love to see them in action by others!
simranj78
Interview and/or Observation Bundle

Interview and/or Observation Bundle

Not sure you want to commit to spending the money on just one lesson? Worried in case it's not even close to what you had imagined? Well, with this bundle you get a choice of three, recognised as outstanding, lessons to chose from. Another benefit to this bundle is, if you want to personalise it or change it, then you can mix-and-match activities across the lesson.
conortrg1
Teaching Assistant Interview Questions – 100 Questions 2017, classroom, TA, T.A.

Teaching Assistant Interview Questions – 100 Questions 2017, classroom, TA, T.A.

I have been on the panel for interviews in several different local authorities. This is a thorough list of questions which are organised into the following categories: teaching and learning, behaviour and safety, equal opportunities, personal qualities and miscellaneous. The questions reflect current issues relevant to education in 2017. Please leave a review if you find this resource useful. My shop: https://www.tes.com/teaching-resources/shop/magicinkstand
magicinkstand
Mid-day / Lunchtime Supervisor Interview Questions – 50 Questions Midday

Mid-day / Lunchtime Supervisor Interview Questions – 50 Questions Midday

I have been involved in many interviews for the role of lunchtime supervisor. This is a thorough list of questions which are organised into the following categories: behaviour and safety, equal opportunities, personal qualities and other. The questions are up-to-date for 2017. Please leave a review if you find this resource helpful and good luck with your interview!
magicinkstand