Schools and systems want a better way of teaching and assessing their students, but often don’t know how, or where to begin. The education system has been so focused on test scores and standardization that although we know we need something different, it’s become a challenge to see what “different” looks like.
Our Professional Learning Programs are one to four days in length, and will cover a specific topic related to leadership at multiple levels. These programs will be delivered by Joanne McEachen and Max Drummy, an education professional from Tasmania who has experience designing and leading stunning learning modules that will encourage you to try something different.
If you’re in the Seattle area and interested in diving into personalized or deep learning, these are a fantastic way to get started. If you’re further away and wish we were hosting these events closer to you, let us know! We are more than happy to work with you to arrange a learning program like this in your district.
After working in Oklahoma City Public Schools for two years, we interviewed teachers, administrators and community members about their work with The Learner First. This is part two of our interview with Heidi Tuers-Jackson, an elementary school librarian. Part one can be read here. The interview has been lightly edited for clarity and length. Have […]