Instructional Strategies 
GKAIPN Teacher Track View offerings/not available icon
Monthly 2 hour meetings held virtually. This cross-county regional network was formed as an avenue for communication and collaboration among teachers who are working in alternative and innovative programs similar to yours. It is very informal, free of charge, and the group defines the agenda and the focus for each meeting. Our goal is for each meeting to include some professional learning, some sharing of success stories or program overview, and time for networking and collaboration around topic
Productive Talk: A Key to Engagement in the Classroom View offerings/not available icon
Talking is integral to human learning. How can we routinely support students in �sense-making� talk to help them work through their understanding. In this professional development course teachers in all content areas will develop a plan for creating a culture of productive talk in their classroom (virtual and traditional settings). They will learn about the four goals surrounding productive talk and plan for how they will facilitate productive talk and how to engage students in productive talk.