App Name: LookFor
What does it promise? Classroom observation with a tap of the finger. Designed by school leaders from challenging yet high-performing schools, this research-based app promises to clarify what standards look like while promoting reflective and professional conversations regarding instructional practices.
Does it deliver? With an easy-to-use format, this is today’s answer for school administrators seeking to improve teacher observations and classroom instruction. The LookFor app enables users to provide immediate feedback to teachers regarding their instructional practices.
Using everyday language, practitioners can identify observed strategies and instructional techniques, keep track of their observations, and communicate results instantly to the teacher via email while still in the classroom.
Can I use it in my classroom? This is an organizational tool designed specifically for school administrators. Along with custom personalized notes, the real-time response capability helps foster trust and set clear expectations. By identifying examples of best practices, this time-saving app can support excellence in the classroom.
All apps can be found in the iPad apps store under education.