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ASCD Faculty are experts in their fields, with years of experience assisting schools in improvement planning. Our staff can also work with you to tailor a program to your exact needs.
Whether the need is for building the capacity of new or seasoned administrators or for defining and enhancing the roles of teacher leaders, ASCD Faculty experts provide the experience and wisdom to assess current leadership practices and create a customized leadership development program for your school and district leaders.
In these times of educational change, multiple initiatives, and accountability measures, having an effective professional learning system in place districtwide is crucial to improved teacher practice that impacts student learning. ASCD’s support focuses on sustainability of change through building district and school capacity and expertise in adopted instructional practices (Understanding by Design® framework, Differentiated Instruction, or FIT Teaching™), implementing effective job-embedded professional development practices, and aligning professional learning planning, delivery, and evaluation.
Developing effective professional development programs drives sustainable success. ASCD's proven solutions include
ASCD Faculty experts build the capacity of teachers and leaders in all aspects of research-based classroom instruction practices, including differentiated instruction, for every grade level, subject, and specialty area.
The ASCD experts in curriculum design customize their work to meet you where you are in your standards-based curriculum design journey, supporting the development of curriculum frameworks and units aligned with Understanding by Design framework concepts and practices by ASCD authors Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe.
ASCD provides professional learning services designed to assist districts in the transition to, implementation of, and assessment of new rigorous content standards and the integration of Differentiated Instruction and Understanding by Design.
ASCD Faculty experts assist districts with examining multiple data points coming from teacher observations, teacher evaluation models, and student achievement data to design a customized approach to professional learning for your teachers.
ASCD experts work with teachers and administrators to integrate effective STEM research-based practices with existing practices and facilitate the shift to rigorous student-centered learning. The design of formative and summative assessment is an integral component of the professional learning.
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