Changing Paradigms

Thursday, December 11, 2008

Change and Professional Development

You are begging for a change in how professional development is provided in your district. You want the district to incorporate 21st Century Skills. What changes would you recommend?

1 comment:

Kevin Pyatt said...

Professional learning communities
Frequent planning and collaboration
Job embedded
Follow up
Accountability
Measurable results
Data driven relevance
Planning
Marries problem solving with tech integration and instruction practice
Time dedicated
Teacher input on needs and wants for topics
Goal oriented
Student based goal to improve student learning
Need to understand how technology is used in the REAL WORLD
Partnership with business
Can’t be done in isolation

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