In a daily planning meeting, the staff does formative evaluation. This daily meeting is very important; the few times that we have not had a daily meeting, things have not gone quite as well. It deals with what is working and what is not. What strong resources are we finding within the group? How do we need to change sessions?
The final evaluation is a short, one-page list of questions with a Likert Scale, 1-7.
The items deal with the following:
Open-ended questions deal with items such as the following:
staff, upon the departure of all participants, goes through every evaluation
and reports to the team. Over the years, I can say that teachers at the
end of the Great Teaching Roundup feel much better about the way that
they are spending their lives. They no longer feel isolated because they
have a network of other renewed teachers. Their self esteem is very much