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Monthly Archives: July 2019


Peer Review & Feedback

Two key aspects of the ABC Curriculum are revision and publication. The goal is to provide multiple opportunities for our students to share, receive constructive feedback, and revise their text. Put yourself in your students’ shoes! Share (publish) one writing …


Considering VTS

Implementing Visual Thinking Strategies may challenge your long-held instructional practices. How might your teaching change if you adopt VTS? How might the VTS approach transform your students’ experiences and attitudes? Finally, how might VTS support close reading of disciplinary texts …


Monday’s Reflection

Monday: Based on your first institute day, write about: 1) What you know; 2) What you want to know; and 3) What you learned. Share one curricular connection that surfaced today. (Remember, this is a way to explore and better …