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 membersMonitoring Progress Elizabeth City, Richard Elmore, Sarah Fiarman, and Lee Teitela#39;s Instructional Rounds in Education: A ... The authorsa#39; ideas about instructional core, what to observe when watching teachers, and how to discuss what wasanbsp;...
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2010-11-23|