Workshop: Classroom Observation: Virtual Class

Course ID - CTD0695e  

Short Title: Virtual Class Observ    

 Audience    Department Chairs, School Directors, Associate Deans
Length of Workshop:        3.5 hours 
Prerequisite     CTD0320 ANGEL Introductory Instructor

This workshop will introduce Chairs to the Classroom Observation process for Virtual College classes. During the session, participants will review how to adapt the classroom observation guidelines to online classes including using the Observation Rubric, measures of teaching and learning effectiveness, defining supportive learning environment and assessing student involvement. The observation follow-up will also be discussed.


As a result of successful completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:

  • Explain the Virtual Classroom observation guidelines 
  • Use the Observation Rubric
  • Explain how to follow-up on observation


Dates of Workshop

Reference #

Delivery Format

Meeting Days/Time



02/05/13 761804 F2F Tuesday
8:30am- 12:00pm
Please note that the Virtual Classroom Observation workshop requires that you complete ANGEL certification so that you are fully prepared to execute your new responsibilities for observing the online classroom.
Link to ANGEL Certification Workshop:
Wolfson/3404-11 Gloria Leon
Donna Jennings


Registration information
Course ID: CTD0695e  
Course Title: Virtual Class Observ
Reference # - see table 

How to Register

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