Sticky post

Guaranteed + Viable Curriculum: The WHAT!

Once a district or campus has the “how” in place, they can begin to identify the “what”. The what are various resources and tools available to realize the GVC. Some examples of “what” items include adopted materials, technology, staffing, data tools, instructional practices/priorities, and programming. These are the things most educational leaders go to first when they think about ensuring a GVC and, as I mentioned previously, they can derail our best efforts at realizing a GVC for our students and staff. Continue reading Guaranteed + Viable Curriculum: The WHAT!

Sticky post

Guaranteed + Viable Curriculum: The HOW!

Understanding the value in having a guaranteed and viable curriculum and being able to ensure it occurs in a district or on a campus are two different things. Leaders and teachers can struggle trying to connect all of the parts that exist in a school system in a way that creates a meaningful and effective whole, in this case a GVC. What I’d like to share is a GVC Implementation Framework I’ve developed to help leaders best realize the impact of a GVC. Continue reading Guaranteed + Viable Curriculum: The HOW!

Sticky post

PLC Commitment to Learning: A Framework to Improve PLC Efficacy

The PLC Commitment to Learning Pyramid is a framework designed to help move professional learning communities beyond the mundane and stale work typically associated with PLCs.  The framework provides a theoretical understanding of how to address deficiency needs within a PLC at the outset so that growth needs and cultural shifts in form and function can be realized.  Continue reading PLC Commitment to Learning: A Framework to Improve PLC Efficacy

THIS & THAT Week of 5/17/21

3 Things That Got My Interest This Week

I use this blog post to share some of the interesting education-related research and articles I’ve come across. I’ll try to keep it short & sweet and give you 3-5 links to check out. I hope you find them to be interesting as well and, perhaps, have some relevance to your work as an educator, leader, or lover of learning! Continue reading THIS & THAT Week of 5/17/21

THIS & THAT Week of 4/12/21

3 Things That Got My Interest This Week!

Every other week I use this blog post to share some of the interesting education-related research and articles I’ve come across. I’ll try to keep it short & sweet and give you 3-5 links to check out. I hope you find them to be interesting as well and, perhaps, have some relevance to your work as an educator, leader, or lover of learning! Continue reading THIS & THAT Week of 4/12/21

THIS & THAT Week of 3/8/21

Each week I use this blog post to share some of the interesting education-related research and articles I’ve come across over the past 7 days. I’ll try to keep it short & sweet and give you 3-5 links to check out. I hope you find them to be interesting as well and, perhaps, have some relevance to your work as an educator, leader, or lover of learning! Continue reading THIS & THAT Week of 3/8/21

THIS & THAT Week of 2/22/21

Each week I use this blog post to share some of the interesting education-related research and articles I’ve come across over the past 7 days. I’ll try to keep it short & sweet and give you 3-5 links to check out. I hope you find them to be interesting as well and, perhaps, have some relevance to your work as an educator, leader, or lover of learning! Continue reading THIS & THAT Week of 2/22/21

THIS & THAT Week of 2/1/21

Each week I use this blog post to share some of the interesting education-related research and articles I’ve come across over the past 7 days. I’ll try to keep it short & sweet and give you 3-5 links to check out. I hope you find them to be interesting as well and, perhaps, have some relevance to your work as an educator, leader, or lover of learning! Continue reading THIS & THAT Week of 2/1/21

THIS & THAT Week of 1/25/21

Each week I use this blog post to share some of the interesting education-related research and articles I’ve come across over the past 7 days. I’ll try to keep it short & sweet and give you 3-5 links to check out. I hope you find them to be interesting as well and, perhaps, have some relevance to your work as an educator, leader, or lover of learning! Continue reading THIS & THAT Week of 1/25/21

THIS & THAT Week of 1/18/21

Each week I use this blog post to share some of the interesting education-related research and articles I’ve come across over the past 7 days. I’ll try to keep it short & sweet and give you 3-5 links to check out. I hope you find them to be interesting as well and, perhaps, have some relevance to your work as an educator, leader, or lover of learning! Continue reading THIS & THAT Week of 1/18/21