Making Thinking Visible for Deeper Student Understanding
Time limit: 90 days
Full course description
This course is designed so that concepts learned, and resources introduced, can be applied the next day in any school setting. This course is self-paced so participants can set their own schedule!
It is designed to fit the needs of busy educators; one can stop and start this course anytime during the 90 day enrollment period. You should expect to spend a total of 8 hours working through the course content and earn 8 PGP’s.
Once you have completed all course modules you will receive your certificate of completion. This PD was developed at the Region 8 ESC through funding from the Schwab Foundation in Fort Wayne Indiana.
Learning Intentions for this course are:
- Discover and understand why Making Thinking Visible is beneficial for advancing student understanding.
- Explore Thinking Routines that can enable teachers and students to "see" the thinking involved in making meaning and deeper learning.
- Learn about the importance of related documentation, student reflection, and other considerations that lead to the development of a Culture of Thinking.
- Explore free useful resources, and examples of routines in action.