This screencast will support your learning to: Identify how the Common Core State Standards define “texts”, “standards”, and “content” and understand the importance of each Begin to consider the implications of balancing these three elements...More
Overview UPDATED in 2019! In this VL module, you’ll learn about the purpose of TDQs, and what TDQs are. You’ll also get a chance to practice writing some TDQs of your own. We recommend this module for anyone who would like to learn more...More
Overview In this video, two school leaders share their perspectives on the value of assessment previews.More
Overview In this VL Module, you’ll learn about the role of text complexity in advancing equity, while exploring its quantitative and qualitative components. Along the way, you’ll have an opportunity to closely read a text, identify its...More
Overview Spotlight blogs that showcase aligned Leader Lever practice and success from leaders and teachers in our networks. Leader Spotlight: Why Leader Learning Matters [Blog] (September 2017) The leadership team at Misson Achievement and Success (...More
Overview These resource guides and blogs explore some of our lessons learned and are grounded in our Lessons from the Field’s three principles: PRACTICAL : We’ll always offer real artifacts, videos, and tips from leaders and...More
Overview Learn how a learning community of CAOs from across the country approached observations at Edward Brooke Charter School to refine their collective definition of instructional excellence and align on next steps to improve teaching...More
Overview Assessments shouldn’t just be a vehicle for data—they should be, first and foremost, a tool that enables great teaching and learning. Learn concrete strategies for how to flip the way you think about assessments...More