Faculty Evaluation

General Information

Random thoughts: How to Evaluate Teaching: by Richard M. Felder and Rebecca Brent – a short paper with a good graphic showing a process for teaching evaluation

Guidelines for Evaluating Teaching: from the University of Michigan’s Teaching and Learning web pages

Methods of Teaching Evaluation

Methods of Evaluating Teaching: from the University of Michigan a collection of links from other sources that include portfolios, collecting evidence from students, colleagues, chairs, and self evaluation

A New Twist on End-of-Semester Evaluations: by Linda Shadiow, PhD and Maryellen Weimer, PhD. From Faculty Focus Newsletter on November 23, 2015.

OISE Guidelines for the Assessment of Teaching (OGAT)

Self Evaluation

Self Evaluation of Teaching: from Ryerson University

Conducting a Self Evaluation: from the University of Virginia

Peer Evaluation

Peer Observation Guidelines and Recommendations: from the University of Minnesota

Classroom Observation Instruments for Peer Evaluation: from the University of Minnesota

Teacher Evaluation: How to Write Effective Comments (4:31 minute video)

Teaching Inventory

CWSEI Teaching Practices Inventory: from the Carl Wieman Science Education Initiative (CWSEI) at the University of British Columbia

About the CWSEI Teaching Practices Inventory: information about the research developing and using the CWSEI Teaching Practices Inventory

Teaching Portfolios

Teaching Portfolios at UBC Okanagan

Introduction to Teaching Portfolios: page from the University of Ottawa

Books in the CTLT Library:

Seldin, Peter (2006). Evaluating Faculty Performance: A Practical Guide to Assessing Teaching, Research, and Service. San Francisco: Jossey-Bass.

Books in the John E. Robbins Library:

Barker, C.L. & Searchwell, C. J. (2004). Writing Meaningful Teacher Evaluations — Right Now!! Thousand Oaks, California: Corwin Press.  LB-2838-B37-2004

Campbell, D.M, et al. (2007). How to Develop a Professional Portfolio: A Manual for Teachers. New York: Pearson. LB-2838-H56-2007

Margulus, L.S. % Melin, J.A. (2005). Performance Appraisals Made Easy: Tools for Evaluating teachers and Support Staff. Thousand Oaks, California: Corwin Press.  LB-2838-M38

Stronge, J.H. (2006). Evaluating Teaching: A Guide to current Thinking and Best Practice.  Thousand Oaks, California: Corwin Press. LB-2838-E83-2006