The Learning-Focused Instructional Framework
- A blueprint for consistently planning and using the most effective teaching strategies.
- A purposeful focus on grade-level curriculum, assessments, and instruction.
- The skills, knowledge and resources for increasing rigor and accelerating learning for all students.
Customize The Learning-Focused Instructional Framework
We know every school is unique and has its own needs to achieve success. In order to rise to the various challenges individual schools may face, The Learning-Focused Instructional Framework is customized to address your needs and educational demands. How the framework is implemented, and which top strategies get the most focus, is customized to each teacher, team, school, and/or district.
This year our clients customized the framework to emphasize…
- Root Causes of Academic Failure to close Achievement Gaps
- Teaching in High Poverty Schools
- Personalizing Instruction
- Advancing Good Teaching to Great Teaching
The Learning-Focused Instructional Framework is Implemented in a Distributed PD Sequence
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We have shown much improvement in the quality of instruction. Time on task has increased and “best practice” has been utilized throughout the school day. State assessments results have shown growth for Hispanic students especially. Greater emphasis on student centered activities, collaborative pairs, student assessment, and higher order learning goals have improved student achievement. Learning-Focused truly does improve student learning and assists with quality instruction in the classroom.
Learning-Focused Strategies is the best model that we have used in years! The strategies that we have learned in the process have helped our teams develop stronger differentiated activities that appeal to a vast number of different learners. The Learning-Focused way gives ownership of learning to the student. It fosters growth in both the instructor and the learner.
Our school district is an “A” this year with 7 out of 9 of our schools making A’s. We rank 16th in the state out of 67 districts and rank 2nd since 2001 for gains made in reading and math. Learning-Focused is working!!