PC 102

Instructional Materials, Professional Development, and Leading the Change you Need

Instructional Materials/Curriculum

Every student deserves high quality instruction and instructional materials; however,less than 20 percent of teachers strongly agree that their materials are aligned to standards. This session will build the capacityof district and school leaders to develop and lead a coherent instructional materials adoption and implementationprocess that prioritizes educator professional learning and educator voice. Participants will learn about new research about why instructional materials matter for student and teacher success, explorethe best practices from districts andschools across the country, and apply learning and planning tools to their local contexts.