The Next Generation of Learning-Focused provides innovative frameworks, strategies, and resources to increase teaching effectiveness and accelerate learning for all students.


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Learning-Focused Lessons

Plan purposeful lessons that are engaging and challenging for all students with a model guided by standards driven goals. Learning-Focused Lessons extend beyond content coverage to focus on how and whether students learn.  


Accelerate student learning with higher engagement and expectations.



Higher Order Thinking: Increasing the Rigor of Learning-Focused Lessons

Deepen student understanding, increase rigor, and challenge students to critically analyze and interpret what they learn to develop new insights.


Provide students with the tools needed to learn high-level content the first time it is taught.



Effective Assignments and Assessments

Implement a comprehensive approach to rigorous assignments and formative assessments that are grade-level appropriate, challenging, and standards driven.


Prepare students to perform at a higher level on standardized tests.



Accelerating Learning for All Students

Establish challenging, standards-driven goals for all students along with the support to ensure those goals are met. Raise achievement of all students and close the achievement gap through the systematic implementation of previewing, scaffolding, and customizing learning.


Support students before, during, and after a lesson to ensure academic success.

Update to the Next Generation of Learning-Focused

Update your knowledge and skills from Version 7 to The latest generation of Learning-Focused Strategies Model, which includes...

  • Learning-Focused Lessons

  • Increasing the Rigor of Lessons with Higher Order Thinking

  • Effective Assignments and Assessments

  • Accelerating Learning for All Students


Update your knowledge and skills to the Next Generation of Learning-Focused



Mapping the Common Core State Standards
and Your State Standards

Develop a clear, common understanding of the learning requirements of the Common Core State Standards and your State Standards and advance students through the increasing levels of complexity of each standard to successfully meet the required grade-level standards.


Create the most effective curriculum possible in 5 guided steps.



Making and Using Student Learning Maps

Develop a clear, common understanding of the learning requirements of the Common Core State Standards and your State Standards by identifying learning goals (what students will know and be able to), determining the rigor and complexity expected, and by organizing the learning goals into Advance Organizers (Student Learning Maps). Student Learning Maps provide a consistent curriculum for ensuring lessons and assignments meet grade level expectations, and learning goals are appropriately prioritized and paced across classrooms and schools within an entire district.



Effectively Using Student Learning Maps

Increase Teacher Effectiveness and Accelerate Learning by identifying and organizing key unit content with student learning maps. Student Learning Maps provide a consistent curriculum through pacing and planning across classrooms and schools within an entire district.


Start implementing this top five research-based strategy for increasing learning.


Advancing Schools: Insights from Exemplary Leaders

Discover ideas, exemplary practices, replicable frameworks/models and the process for implementing them successfully in your school. Increase student achievement, ensure teacher success on evaluations, and become a top school!


Take the first steps to becoming a top performing school.

 

Exemplary Vocabulary Instruction

Learn to identify tier 2 and tier 3 content words and terms from standards and be able to analyze the context and Level of Learning expected.


Integrate research-based vocabulary strategies in your classroom.


The Next Generation of Learning-Focused
Training of Trainers Institutes

The Next Generation of Learning-Focused provides innovative frameworks, strategies, and resources, to increase teaching effectiveness and accelerate learning for all students.


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