In today’s media and information-rich world, we must equip our students to be digitally literate as discerning readers, critical thinkers, and skilled producers of information. Higher and rigorous expectations are driving shifts in both teaching and learning experiences. Literacy and Standards-Based Instruction in a Digital World will help strengthen your practice by equipping you to align standards-based teaching strategies with digital media and tools to help your students become the skilled readers, writers, and thinkers needed in today’s world.
This professional development provides:
Purposeful Assessment of Learning: What is evidence of literacy learning?
Text with Rigor and Complexity: Close reading of complex texts
Higher and Clearer Learning Targets:Engaging students in ownership of their learning
"Dr. Beerer has shared with us a wealth of resources? that can be utilized with teachers in professional development. She's been able to take something that can be perceived as abstract and make it very concrete."
Brentwood Middle School