Standard 2- Demonstrates competence in content knowledge appropriate to the teaching position.
Criteria a.- Understands and uses key concepts, underlying themes, relationships, and different perspectives related to the content area.
Criteria b.- Uses knowledge of student development to make learning experiences in the content area meaningful and accessible for every student.
Criteria c.- Relates ideas and information within and across content areas.
Criteria d.- Understands and uses instructional strategies that are appropriate to the content area.
I showed evidence of meeting these criteria with my formal observations. I had two observations done by my building administrator throughout the year. I also met with my teacher mentor during the year. She also did observations and we would create plans to improve on my instruction. Below are the final observations and forms.