One product of the Shell Education and Lesley University collaboration is Teaching to Text Complexity, from authors Mary Ann Cappiello and Erika Thulin Dawes. // #shelleducation and #lesleyuniversity are co-developing #new timely and topical resources! #classroomresources #professionaldevelopment #commoncore #ccss #contentareas #textevaluation #inquiry #math #science
“The role of the teacher during a laboratory investigation designed using the ADI instructional model is different than a more traditional lab activity. The teacher, first and foremost, needs to act as a resource for the students as they work through each stage of the activity.” (p. 14) - Victor Sampson, Patrick Enderle, Leeanne Gleim, Jonathon Grooms, Melanie Hester, Sherry Southerland, Kristin Wilson
At LightSail, #WeHaveDiverseBooks for student readers! All books come complete with in-text formative assessments from LightSail. Lexile measure 250 and up. We proudly support the #WeNeedDiverseBooks movement.
Helping Them Heal explains how trauma affects the developing brain, how those changes can manifest in the classroom, and what teachers and caregivers can do to help a stressed, abused, or neglected child.
Responding to Hate and Bias at School | Teaching Tolerance-"Hateful acts at school are dangerous, disturbing and disruptive. But keep this in mind: A bias incident does not define a school. It is, in many ways, a test of the school’s culture and climate. How you respond is the true measure of a school’s character."