In this cohort experience, school teams will dig into the basic questions of continuous improvement: What am I trying to accomplish? What changes can I make and why?
Management in the Active Classroom
— | Atlanta, GA | EL Education Institute
Management in the Active Classroom will help teachers establish classrooms that are respectful, collaborative, and growth-oriented.
Coaching for Deeper Instruction
— | Brighten Academy Charter School | Douglasville, GA | EL Education Institute, Leadership Development
Join a small group for seven days of professional learning to practice coaching skills that foster deeper learning: instruction that challenges, engages, and empowers students.
Building Culture and Character through Differentiation
— | Evergreen Community Charter School | Asheville, NC | Site Seminar, Leadership Development
At Evergreen’s Site Seminar, visitors will explore and experience the structures and strategies for differentiating instruction and fostering habits of character that Evergreen intentionally uses to create a community of learning that is equitable, inclusive, and committed to social justice.
Empowering Students in Their Own Learning
— | Sierra Expeditionary Learning School | Truckee, CA | Site Seminar, Leadership Development
At the Sierra Expeditionary Learning School (SELS) Site Seminar, participants will immerse in our whole school approach to empowering students that leverages classroom protocols and school-wide structures to cultivate a culture of engagement and achievement (Core Practice 27) and foster habits of character (Core Practice 22): growing students as effective learners and ethical people who contribute to building a better world.
Creating a Culture of Equity and Engagement for High School Students
— | William Smith High School | Aurora, CO | Site Seminar, Leadership Development
In this Site Seminar, William Smith High School will demonstrate how we have created a culture of equity and engagement through the EL Core Practices of Designing Projects and Products, Creating a Community of Learning, and Cultivating a Positive Professional Culture.
Leadership Structures and Strategies
— | Capital City Charter School | Washington, D.C. | Site Seminar, Leadership Development
This site seminar will invite participants to pull back the curtain and learn about the leadership structures and strategies that ensure Capital City Public Charter School, an EL Mentor School, is able to meet the needs of its diverse student body and fulfill its mission.
Restorative Justice Practices: Building Classroom Practices for Greater Equity
— | Chicago, IL | EL Education Institute
In this institute, we will build on previous learning from the Management in the Active Classroom Institute, and then dive deeply into restorative justice practices to support all students in developing a sense of belonging and accountability.
Learning to Read, Reading to Learn-Integrating Disciplines into a Compelling Expedition
— | Genesee Community Charter School | Rochester, NY | Site Seminar, Leadership Development
This Site Seminar will reveal integrated learning expeditions through the lens of literacy, identifying how language structures play a role in all disciplines including mathematics and the arts.
Growing Modules into Expeditions
— | Rochester, NY | EL Education Institute
In this institute, participants will build their curriculum design skills by analyzing the 4Ts of EL Education’s modules while using the content connections and optional experts, fieldwork, service, and extensions from the modules to inform their next steps.
Teaching Toward Equity
— | Denver, CO | EL Education Institute
Teaching Toward Equity will will build awareness of how our social identities impact our views of the world and how we show up as educators.