App of the week: Look For

By Meris Stansbury
October 14th, 2013

lookforappName: Look For

What is it? A research-based program developed with national and state core teaching standards that enables users to organize, identify, clarify, and provide immediate feedback to classroom teachers regarding their instructional practices. This app is an answer for high performing staff developers, instructional coaches, peer coaches, and school administrators seeking to improve classroom instruction in their schools.

Best for: Administrators

Price: $24.99

Rated: 4+

Requirements: Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.


  • Create unlimited observations
  • Sort observations by school, teacher, subject, and date
  • Select from hundreds of qualification points within 6 basic categories
  • Easily email and share reports and progress instantly
  • Track teacher progress through each of the 6 instructional categories
  • Supports state and national standards


About the Author:

Meris Stansbury

Meris Stansbury is the Managing Editor of eCampus News, and was formerly the Associate Editor of eSchool News. Before working at eSchool Media, Meris worked as an assistant editor for The World and I, an online curriculum publication. She graduated cum laude from Kenyon College in 2006 with a BA in English, and enjoys spending way too much time either reading or cooking.