Additional Resources

Additional Resources

The authors suggest these practical resources about classroom observations that central-office administrators might find of use:

•  Breaking Through to Effective Teaching: A Walk-through Protocol Linking Student Learning and Professional Practice by Patricia Martinez-Miller and Laureen Cervone, Rowman & Littlefield Education, Lanham, Md.

•  Classroom Walkthroughs to Improve Teaching and Learning by Donald Kachur, Judy A. Stout and Claudia L. Edwards, Eye On Education, Larchmont, N.Y.

•  The Instructional Leader's Guide to Informal Classroom Observations by Sally J. Zepeda, Eye On Education, Larchmont, N.Y.

•  “The Instructional Practices Inventory: A Process for Profiling Student Engaged Learning for School Improvement” by Jerry Valentine, The Middle Level Leadership Center at University of Missouri College of Education, available at