ABSTRACT

Coffee Break Training: Instructor Evaluations: Characteristics of Useful Feedback   [open pdf - 366KB]

"In Part 1 of this Coffee Break series, we discussed the value of properly scheduled evaluations. A crucial element of evaluations is the process of feedback. Providing effective feedback can make the evaluation process a positive experience with the potential for improving instructor delivery and student achievement. Listed below are several feedback characteristics that evaluators should know and use as a checklist when observing and then formulating and sharing feedback with instructors. Positive feedback experiences happen when a positive relationship is established between the evaluator and the instructor, based on trust, good communication, and a factual but respectful approach to the meeting."

Report Number:
Coffee Break Training - Training Programs and Tips Series No. TR-2014-2
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Date:
2014-04-03
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Public Domain
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United States Fire Administration: http://www.usfa.fema.gov/
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pdf
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