• Classroom Observation Process



    Individuals are eligible to complete classroom observations in Duncanville ISD if:

    • Currently enrolled in a teacher degree program at a four-year college or university.
    • Currently seeking certification through an Alternative Certification Program.


    Eligible Candidates will:

    Submit all three (3) required documents at the same time to Debra Graves by scanning and emailing to: dgraves@duncanvilleisd.org


    Scheduling of Classroom Observations

    • Classroom observations will not be permitted during the first three (3) weeks of each semester.
    • Fall semester requests must be received on or before Oct. 15th
    • Spring semester requests must be received on or before February 12th
    • All requests for classroom observations are subject to space and availability
    • At any point during the school year, we reserve the right to deny classroom observers based on the number of requests received and District calendar of events
    • Duncanville ISD does not offer summer classroom observations


    Human Resources Department will:

    •  Notify the Applicant the request is approved through submission of an Observation Passport 
      • Observer is responsible for communicating with the campus within 3 business days to schedule his/her classroom observations.
      • Observer is responsible for informing the campus of any necessary scheduling changes.
      • Observer is required to bring Observation Passport and valid identification to observation assignment
      • Failure to do so may result in dismissal from observation opportunities