Clinical Practice Outcomes - Teacher Work Sample

The Teacher Work Sample is being incorporated into the Sam Houston State University's Initial Teacher Certification Program. The Teacher Work Sample is the capstone assessment for the Educator Preparation Program (EPP). It provides credible evidence on the effect on student learning, as essential element on the data-management system for EPP.

teacher working with a group of elementary school students

The following sections represent the seven teaching process domains:

  • Contextual Factors
  • Learning Goals
  • Assessment Plan
  • Design for Instruction
  • Instructional Decision Making
  • Analysis of Student Learning
  • Reflection and Self-Evaluation

 

Successful completion is indicated by a score of two or three on a 3-point scale.

2011-2012, 2012-2013, and 2013-2014 Teacher Work Sample - All Initial Programs (UG and PB)

Candidate Scores - Mean
Academic Year
2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Number of Matching Scores 960 1068 1084

 

Candidate Scores - Mean
Domains 2011-2012 2012-2013 2013-2014
Contextual Factors 2.57 2.57 2.55
Learning Goals 2.63 2.64 2.67
Assessment Plan 2.51 2.48 2.53
Design for Instruction 2.60 2.58 2.62
Instructional Decision Making 2.63 2.57 2.63
Analysis of Student Learning 2.51 2.52 2.53
Reflection and Self Evaluation 2.52 2.53 2.54

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