March 2015 NTI: Grades 3-8 ELA Turnkey Kit for Principals

NTI participants

Audience

Principals and District Leaders

Description

Participants will learn Expeditionary Learning’s processes for creating the modules based on the “4 Ts” – targets, topics, texts, and tasks.  Participants will learn about the time and structures used by EL to create curriculum.  They will practice analyzing and critiquing curricular products for quality and alignment to the Common Core.  Finally, they will discuss the qualities of effective professional development related to curriculum design.