Learn It: Quick Modules to Improve Practice

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Talking about issues of race and protest can be scary! Check out this complete lesson on how to use picture books to get the conversation going in a s...

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Learn how to guide the conversation as you explore activism, Black history, and self-confidence using picture books.  Provided are summaries, que...

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This module provides suggestions of book titles to help you teach in a culturally responsive manner while building positive self-images in young child...

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Are you headed back to in-person learning with your students?  This module provides ideas to help students make a smooth transition from distance lear...

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Learn how to promote Social Emotional Learning (SEL) in a distance learning format with three signature practices you can incorporate into your daily ...

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We have a lot of knowledge now about online platforms, but settling into solid instructional routines and practices may still seem overwhelming. Check...

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Need ideas for opening and closing the lesson that promote community, address individual learning needs and assess content knowledge? Take a look at t...

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Got a hot minute?  Come learn a strategy on how to teach irregular words to your students in under 8 minutes.  This step-by-step set of inst...

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Found poems are a fun and engaging way to teach a variety of ELA and ELD standards and get students dabbling in poetry. In 8 minutes, learn how to gui...

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Looking for an easy and interactive way to check-in and interact with your students during online lessons?  Watch this short 6 minute video on ho...

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Using breakout rooms with students can be a chore and result in off-task and inappropriate behavior. In this short 8 and ½ minute video, learn ...

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Attending to the emotional well-being of our students is critical in this time! Learn 9 practical strategies in just 9 short minutes to help support y...

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One of the first steps in intentional teaching for English learners is writing clear and measurable language objectives. But how do we do this on top ...

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Metacognition is simply, thinking about one’s thinking. This module explores the role of metacognition in common core instruction and offers pra...

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Collaboration is a pivotal skill in the 21st Century and a big focus of common core instruction. How can teachers facilitate this process without endi...

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This module explores practical strategies for engaging students in close reading. We'll cover criteria for choosing texts, strategies and protocol...

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What is rigor? It’s not just WHAT you teach, but HOW you teach it! In this module, we’ll answer this very complicated question and look at...

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How are teachers doing with common core implementation in your site’s ELA classes? Take a look at two useful tools for teachers, instructional c...

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