Classroom Observation Tool

Photo of classroomThe Classroom Observation Tool Suite allows users to create Individual Observation Templates for individual use in one or more observations and to use department-created templates, where available.

We suggest that instructors and template managers download the appropriate guide below for step-by-step instructions for using the Classroom Observation Tool Suite. 

COTS User Guide*

COTS Template Manager Guide*

You can also download a Word Version of the Classroom Observation Tool.*

*Note that this link will take you through WebAuth and start the download. Depending on your browser settings, the requested file may open or you may be prompted for a download destination.

Classroom Observation Template (For optional use by the Reviewer during the classroom observation)

If you need to use the Classroom Observation Tool to review a recorded class session from a previous term, please contact Ingrid Novodvorsky.