Get Trained in Trust-Based Observations
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Trust-Based Observations(TBO) wants to help you transform your teacher observation/evaluation process and maximize your students’ learning.
First and foremost TBO wants to cater the implementation training to you and the needs of your school and/or district. Whether it’s fully adopting or adapting Trust-Based Observations, we are here to provide support and training as you implement TBO.
Typical Trust Based Observations Training
The normal routine is to spend a week at your school(s), working with school leaders to implement Trust Based Observations. Weeks prior to the training TBO will schedule one or more distance consultation meetings to learn about your school(s), including culture, and its wants and needs. TBO will cater the training as appropriate based on these conversations.Training usually includes:
Learning the system basics
Learning all about the Trust-Based Observation/Reflection form
Practicing Trust-Based Observations with other school leaders and teachers (lots)
Practicing Reflective Conversations with other school leaders and teachers (lots)
Calibrating observer alignment
Learning to build trusting relationships, practice patience, and use emotional intelligence
Connecting and aligning professional development directly to the observations
Creating Professional Development Communities and action research big goals
Managing and Creating Time, Schedules, and Routine
Learning the TBO evaluation system: Planning and Preparation, Community and Collegiality, Professionalism and Mindset.
Learning how to engage in difficult conversations and create action plans
Training office managers to support school leaders in managing their time efficiently
Sharing TBO protocols with teachers