All classrooms are diverse in a variety of ways, including culture, gender, learning style, language, reading level, disability, income, resources and ethnicity.

Because engagement and references to prior knowledge and experiences improve learning outcomes, schools must focus on the structures, policies and practices that facilitate optimal learning. This module uses data to inform instruction and provide the differentiation that supports learning.

Collaborative Activities

Activity 1 — How to Change Instructional Practices

Activity 2 — Motivating EACH Student to Learn

Activity 3 — Teacher Leaders

Activity 4 — Rigor & Relevance

Activity 5 — Building Teacher Capacity

Activity 6 — Instructional Differentiation

Activity 7 — Implementing RtI