Overview The ELA vertical progressions for reading and writing arranges the K-12 Common Core Standards in an ascending format by grade level. This format allows you to see the progression of the Reading and Writing standards within a grade level and...More
Overview Have you ever thought about using audio recording as part of your remote learning plan? These videos highlight quick tips on how teachers can use audio recording to engage students in math, practice reading, support ELL students and even...More
Overview In this second grade planning meeting, teachers from Fall Hamilton in Nashville, TN engage in a text talk about a story in their curriculum that they will use in upcoming instruction.More
The 4th Grade team shares the story of their two-year journey with text based planning. They discuss the evolution in their planning and instructional approach (developing themes, linking texts, text-dependent questioning), the integration of...More
Overview In this video, we see the Dean of Instruction from Fall Hamilton, in Nashville TN give her perspective on what leader support to teachers should look like with text based planning. We also see a clip of the leader supporting her 3rd grade...More
Overview In this video, the principal at Fall Hamilton in Nashville, TN shares advice for other leaders about how to handle pushback from teachers when transitioning to a text based approach to planning.More
Overview Visit The Belair-Edison School’s middle school in Baltimore, MD, to see parts of their system-level learning walks in action and hear from system and school leaders as well as teachers and students on how they do it (and how it’...More
Overview Our role as educators is to support each other towards accomplishing educational equity. Asking and answering the question “why does equitable instruction in math/literacy and all content areas matter to me/my students?” is...More
Overview Our vision for equitable instruction in literacy centers on maximizing the use of a highly-aligned curriculum so that all students are provided with: ongoing, coherent learning experiences that build knowledge of words and the world to...More

Pages