A focused approach to school improvement that hits the mark This book simplifies the process for becoming an Impact School through targeted, consistent professional learning that is done with teachers, not to teachers. Award-winning author Jim Knight provides tangible tools for translating staff membersa joy of learning into high-leverage practices that achieve dramatic results. Characteristics of Impact Schools include: A focused, clearly defined improvement plan that takes into account the complexity of teaching and learning relationships A school culture that encourages enrollment in ongoing professional development Alignment of purpose and actions among all staff membersA Partnership Approach for Dramatically Improving Instruction Jim Knight ... Thus, teachers might engage in curriculum mapping, identifying community behavioral expectations, reviewing Flip camera videos of themselves teaching a lesson, anbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2010-11-23|