• Supporting Students to Own Their Learning through the Use of Strategic Learning Practices

    by Robert Crowe and Jane Kennedy

    Wouldn't you love to walk into your own class full of motivated, engaged, and eager students who own their learning? How do we build an environment where students can say I like this classroom because here I get smarter every day? Is this a realistic goal, or is it just a pipe dream? Developing Student Ownership provides validated techniques that transform students from passengers in their education to active participants.

    Robert Crowe and Jane Kennedy combine 50+ years of research, consulting, and practical classroom experience to break down the practices in curriculum, instruction, assessment, and academic climate that increase the opportunities for learning. When you finish this guide, you'll better understand how to help students:

    • Own what they are learning
    • Own how they are learning
    • Own how well they are learning
    • Own their role in class

    Containing real classroom examples, self-assessment prompts and best practices, Developing Student Ownership is a comprehensive and functional guide no teacher will want to be without.

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  • Creating a Culture of Ownership through the Use of Strategic Learning Practice

    by Robert Crowe and Jane Kennedy

    It is clear that the job of being a principal is hard work. You come to school each day motivated to provide your staff and your students with the highest quality support you can. But achievement can’t be elevated if only the principal is motivated. Developing Instructional Leadership provides practical, validated techniques that transform schools into environments where students, teachers, and administrators are all motivated to pull together to elevate student achievement.

    Robert Crowe and Jane Kennedy, authors of Developing Student Ownership, combine 50+ years of research, consulting, and practical school-wide experiences to break down the strategic learning practices in curriculum, instruction, assessment, and climate that increase the opportunities for learning. When you finish this guide, you will know:

    • HOW TO determine the goals of an initiative focused on student achievement
    • HOW TO support implementation of the initiative
    • HOW TO monitor implementation of the initiative
    • HOW TO build school-wide collaboration

    Containing multiple real-life examples, prompts for self-reflection, and best practices, Developing Instructional Leadership is a comprehensive and functional guide no principal will want to be without.

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