Instructional aides play an increasingly critical role in the classroom, supporting the teacher and helping students learn both academically and behaviorally. Instructional aides need to have an understanding of how to support the teachers and the students best. In this twelve-session academy, instructional aides will meet virtually to receive training on building a strong relationship […]
Why do students shut down during the learning process? What motivates them to learn and believe in their ability to succeed in school? This academy is designed for districts and/or campus leadership teams to understand why a balanced assessment system is necessary to close the achievement gap and create a learning culture for all students. […]
This professional learning opportunity focuses on the current growth mindset research with an emphasis on mathematics. Participants will explore how Cultural Shifts impact the development of a growth mindset and will receive a list of 25 strategies designed to promote a growth mindset. Support activities will also be given to participants to help will the […]
No matter the size of your district, each must address the same curriculum challenges. For both central office personnel and teachers, each district needs staff members trained to answer the following challenges: • How does the district ensure that teachers are provided a guaranteed and viable curriculum? • How does the district ensure that curriculum […]
Are you a principal with three or more years experience? If so, the Transformative Principal Leadership Academy is for you! This Academy’s purpose is to cultivate and strengthen the expertise of principals throughout the state and lead transformational work in teaching and learning. Gain the tools necessary to support school transformation through rigorous and engaging […]
Are you leading school improvement, curriculum development, or working to transform learning for the digital student? If so, Texas ASCD’s Curriculum Leadership Academy is for you!