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Review From Our Professional Development
Just the FACTS! Formative Assessment for California Teachers
Professional Development Reflections
Remember, you will be writing reflections based on 6 different Professional Development sessions you attend this year. Wonder why reflection is important? Read more!
Educational Leadership: Fostering Reflection
"The four modes of thinking enable teachers to connect reflection to practical classroom applications. When the modes are used appropriately, they also help educators understand their own practice and, ultimately, foster the intentional competence necessary for accomplished teaching." Lana M. Danielson
Taking Professional Development One Step Further
During our Orientation, we practiced the Kagan Strategies called Mix Pair Share, Jot Thoughts and Round Robin. Try another Kagan strategy called Quiz Quiz Trade.
Also, take a look below at this great overview of Kagan.
Rick Morris mentioned a blog by Michael Lisin. Check out his thoughts on classroom management in "You Don't Have to be Cool to Build Rapport".
Did you take notes during the Rick Morris workshop? Don't worry, here is a great summary by Joan Bohnstadt, 4th grade teacher at Central School.
For further information, more tips and great apps, visit the Rick Morris website.
The poster below outlines Glasser's Five Basic Student Needs as described by Rick Morris. Summary by Heather Peterson created on Paper 53 app.