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Curriculum Implementation And Materials Support

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Impact Of LSCs' Progress

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Here you can share and read "nuggets" or useful pieces of information that are meant to be shared between LSC members. These practices address issues and offer practical solutions around themes important to LSC projects. You may view the newest practices, post a practice (anonymously if you wish), or search and respond to previously posted practices.

Share and comment on best practices on the following themes: Curriculum Implementation and Materials Support, Student Outcomes, Leveraging Support, Policy Issues, Professional Development, Impact of LSCs' Progress, and Program Management.

  • Curriculum Implementation And Materials Support
    This theme addresses issues involved in adopting standards-based curricula and using such curricula to create lasting change.
  • Student Outcomes
    This theme addresses ways to design assessment tools that take into account multiple forms of evidence of student learning.
  • Leveraging Support
    This theme addresses ways to engage parents and other community members and to deepen their understanding of standards-based curricula, pedagogy, and assessment.
  • Professional Development
    This theme addresses issues such as teacher leadership, workshop design, and sustaining teacher participation.
  • Impact Of LSCs' Progress
    This theme addresses evaluation, impact, and sustainability of LSC efforts.
  • Program Management
    This theme addresses day-to-day logistical and management issues of LSC projects.
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