Administrator Monitoring of All Teachers

1. Walk throughs of classrooms, media centers, etc.; frequent, informal

2. Ear to the ground; what is being talked about in the school?

3. Sample the goods; what are students learning? what are teachers providing?

4. Ask the customers; what are students saying? what are parents saying?

5. Interact with each teacher on more than two subjects; break out of the patterns of same conversations, same topics with each teacher.

6. Share what you see; tell teachers what you observe and think about what you see.

7. Share what you know; tell teachers your views, opinions, reactions, insights, knowledge, perceptions, experiences.

8. Listen, listen, listen.