Quality Instructional Materials: Unlocking Teacher Creativity and Increasing Equity

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Agency: CESA 10
Agency Contact: Kimberly Hill Phelps
Agency Assistant: Ginny Shoemaker 715-720-2038
Location: CESA 10
725 West Park Avenue
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
Facility: Conference Center (Rooms 1-2-3)
11/9/2018 08:00 AM - 03:30 PM

Teachers deserve great instructional materials that inspire student learning.  Great materials can help save time, freeing teachers to focus their creativity and skill on connecting with students and meeting their needs.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Participants will explore how quality instructional materials can increase equity.
  • Participants will learn how to vett instructional materials for qulaity through existing tools.
  • Participants will share their views about materials selection and professional learning.
  • Participants will understand research that supports connections among standards-aligned instructional materials, professional learning and student achievement.

This session is offered at no cost to all CESA 10 districts.

Teacher Standards
WES1The teacher understands the central concepts, tools of inquiry, and structures of the disciplines he or she teaches and can create learning experiences that make these aspects of subject matter meaningful for pupils.
WES4The teacher understands and uses a variety of instructional strategies, including the use of technology to encourage children’s development of critical thinking, problem solving, and performance skills.