Role and Responsibilities of Head Teacher
As Classroom Management
Classroom management place a vital roll in making the learning process interesting and to achieve the students’ learning outcomes in this regard teacher’s roll are, students’ seating arrangement and discipline are very important
The head teacher will be able to:
Understand the importance of classroom management
A well managed classroom results in active learning. It helps to develop and maintain an environment in the class which encourages students as well as the teachers to achieve their learning goals.
Advantages of Effective Classroom Management
Effective classroom management:
Helps to achieve the learning outcomes
Head Teacher’s Activities Frequency
1: Classroom Observation
· Observe the classes when teachers are conducting the lessons
· Take notes of important aspects of the lesson (strengths and weaknesses)
· Observe physical features of lesson
3 times a month
2: Meeting with Teachers
· Begin with positive aspects of lesson
· Discuss/ suggest points for improvement
Carry out at least 3 lesson observations per month and have individual talk with the teachers afterwards
After the Classroom Observation
3: Teachers’ Group Meetings
After taking observation of the classes, arrange meetings with teachers’ groups. The following questions should be discussed in such meetings.
· How did the lesson go?
· What problems did they face, with regard to classroom management?
· How can it be done differently?
· Who can help?
· What material did they use? If not, why?
· How can they do better next time?
In these meetings the head teacher should encourage the teachers to give solutions to the problems