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Douglas Fisher

Douglas Fisher


Doug Fisher is a professor of educational leadership at San Diego State University, where he focuses on policies and practices in literacy and school leadership. Additionally, he is a teacher leader at Health Sciences High & Middle College, an award-winning, open-enrollment public school in the City Heights neighborhood of San Diego that he cofounded in 2007. His areas of interest include instructional design, curriculum development, and professional learning. A passionate educator, Fisher's work is dedicated to impacting professional learning communities and nurturing the knowledge and skills of caring teachers and school leaders so they may help students improve their learning and attain their goals and aspirations.

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Articles by Douglas
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Instructional Strategies
Making the Most of Mental Tools
Douglas Fisher & Nancy Frey
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What Does It Mean to Belong?
Douglas Fisher & Nancy Frey
1 month ago

Transforming Literacy Tasks to Deepen Learning
Douglas Fisher & Nancy Frey
3 months ago

Why Classroom Agreements?
Nancy Frey & Douglas Fisher
4 months ago
Blogs by Douglas
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Video: Disciplinary Literacy as a Tool for Social Justice
Douglas Fisher & Nancy Frey
9 months ago

PLC+: The Plus is You
Douglas Fisher & Nancy Frey
5 years ago

Think SEL Takes Too Much Time? Integrate It!
Nancy Frey & Douglas Fisher et al.
6 years ago

Videos by Douglas

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Show & Tell / Questions Equity Audits Should Answer

2 years ago

EL Magazine Show & Tell / November 2016

7 years ago

Show & Tell / Collaborative Learning for Equity

3 years ago

Books by Douglas

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Teaching with Tablets: How do I integrate tablets with effective instruction? (ASCD Arias) (Print Book)


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