Professional Learning Standards and the Common Core Posted April 29, 2012 As a recent article in Education Week makes clear, there are many educators at a range of levels across the country talking about the link between teacher capacity and successful implementation of the Common Core (read Concern Abounds Over Teachers' Preparedness for Standards).
Scott Sowell, Darnell-Cookman Middle/High School Sowell teaches forensic science at Darnell-Cookman Middle/High School. Here, students Porcher Mixon (left) and Savannah Keyes go through an experiment involving greenhouse gases. Read more at Jacksonville.com: http://jacksonville.com/entertainment/2012-04-29/story/what-turned-our-teachers-our-favorites#ixzz1uCFpZ8rq
Learning Forward releases Standards for Professional Learning videos Learning Forward recently released three videos to enhance implementation of its newly revised Standards for Professional Learning. The standards were released in July, at Learning Forward's Summer Conference in Indianapolis, Ind. The videos feature experts in the field who provide their perspectives on the Leadership, Outcomes, and Resources standards and were developed with support from MetLife Foundation.