Achieve effective, on-site teacher development without breaking the budget! This essential guide to job-embedded staff development helps schools and districts move away from reliance on outside expertise, instead drawing on and developing the experience and skills of their own faculty. The authors provide a complete toolbox of school-based professional development (PD) strategies, with recommendations on which tools to use for different times and settings, guidelines for implementation, and extended examples of each tool in action for a full spectrum of proven, cost-effective PD models, including: Book study and lesson study Action research and professional learning communities Coaching and co-teaching Webinars, podcasts, Open Space Technology, online communities, and much moreBuilding Expertise Within the Four Walls of Your School Diane Yendol-Hoppey, Nancy Fichtman Dana ... her emerging appreciation for more specifically developed rubrics as well as ideas for leading focused individual-writing conferences during the school day. ... As faculty entered the room for their monthly meeting at Park Forest Elementary School, they noticed one wall covered with blank chart paper.
|Title||:||Powerful Professional Development|
|Author||:||Diane Yendol-Hoppey, Nancy Fichtman Dana|
|Publisher||:||Corwin Press - 2010-02-09|