Designing Lessons to Inspire Thinking & Learning

The behind the scenes work of planning and preparation is key to a teacher's success. Lessons must be designed to engage all learners. This program starts with an introduction to lesson planning. Explore the basic elements of every lesson and then consider additional strategies that should be added to meet the needs of diverse learners. Learn about the importance of differentiation and effective student grouping practices. Gather practical ideas for active learning, teaching academic vocabulary and note taking through this potpourri of best practices.