LCPS Professional Learning

Loudoun County Public Schools Staff Development Department The most effective Professional Learning occurs at the Learning Team Level.

This office exists to help all students reach their full potential by changing the knowledge, skills, behaviors, and dispositions of teachers and those who support them, through collaborative professional learning, to enhance our individual and collective effectiveness. Quality professional learning includes new knowledge, demonstration, practice, feedback, and coaching provided for colleagues, by

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A Powerful Way to End the School Year 05/13/2020

A Powerful Way to End the School Year

A Powerful Way to End the School Year Year mapping allows students to see what they’ve learned in your class, and it’s a great resource for your incoming class.

How Teachers Can Support PBL at Home 05/13/2020

How Teachers Can Support PBL at Home

How Teachers Can Support PBL at Home Tips and projects that teachers can share with parents and caregivers to guide children in any grade through project-based learning—with or without technology.

3 Tips for Humanizing Digital Pedagogy 05/09/2020

3 Tips for Humanizing Digital Pedagogy

3 Tips for Humanizing Digital Pedagogy An elementary teacher who has worked for an edtech start-up argues that it’s important now—with teachers and students working separately—to promote reflection and social connection as tools for learning.

Amplify | Early Literacy | Free Resources 05/08/2020

Amplify | Early Literacy | Free Resources

Amplify | Early Literacy | Free Resources Our job is to make sure you have what you need to provide your students high-quality instructional resources beyond school doors. We’ve curated resources from our top-rated ELA program Amplify Core Knowledge Language Arts (CKLA). The materials make it easy for educators and families to help studen...

7 Ways to Maintain Relationships During Your School Closure 05/03/2020

7 Ways to Maintain Relationships During Your School Closure

7 Ways to Maintain Relationships During Your School Closure Suddenly, you’re not in the same physical space as your students. We asked teachers to share strategies for maintaining relationships—both peer-to-peer and student-teacher—when everything’s gone remote.

Formative Assessment in Distance Learning 05/02/2020

Formative Assessment in Distance Learning

Formative Assessment in Distance Learning Schools are closed but schooling goes on, and it remains crucial that teachers find ways to see what students are learning.

Timeline photos 05/02/2020

Timeline photos

Join LCPS Minority Student Achievement Advisory Committee - MSAAC and guest speaker Leah Dozier Walker for a Facebook Live event, "Advancing Equity During VA School Closures," tomorrow evening from 7:00-8:00PM: Facebook.com/LCPSMSAAC

Timeline photos 05/01/2020

Timeline photos

The nomination deadline for the Mary Peake Award for Excellence in Education Equity, which recognizes significant contributions to the advancement of equity in education for students in VA, has been extended to July 1, 2020. For more information, visit http://ow.ly/DnYE50zo52M

05/01/2020

Teachers Matter Most

04/26/2020

How to Make Effective Videos for Learning

04/26/2020

More live, free math education webinars are on tap next week in NCTM’s 100 Days of Professional Learning. Check out the lineup at nctm.org/100 – and also access recordings of completed webinars. Get other free NCTM resources at nctm.org/freeresources/.

#EdEquityVA Monthly Newsletter-April 2020 04/19/2020

#EdEquityVA Monthly Newsletter-April 2020

#EdEquityVA Monthly Newsletter-April 2020 Welcome back to the Monthly Newsletter, a repository of resources that you can add to your equity tool kit! Keep reading for more information about our initiatives, best practices in the field, and professional learning opportunities.

How Teachers Can Support PBL at Home 04/19/2020

How Teachers Can Support PBL at Home

How Teachers Can Support PBL at Home Tips and projects that teachers can share with parents and caregivers to guide children in any grade through project-based learning—with or without technology.

How to Promote Productive Discussion in Math 04/05/2020

How to Promote Productive Discussion in Math

How to Promote Productive Discussion in Math A three-part protocol for collaboration in heterogeneous pairs pushes middle school students to a deeper understanding of math.

School Closures? Using PBL in Remote Learning 03/22/2020

School Closures? Using PBL in Remote Learning

School Closures? Using PBL in Remote Learning How to maintain norms and practices of a PBL classroom and use tech tools to do project work away from school, with ideas for engaging students without tech access.

Local students learn about stereotypes, diversity at annual Diversity Dialogue Day 03/14/2020

Local students learn about stereotypes, diversity at annual Diversity Dialogue Day

Local students learn about stereotypes, diversity at annual Diversity Dialogue Day “Often times people will say that they don’t have the chance to get to know people who are different from them based on identity or perspective or ideology,” said Jonathan Zur. “This is a chance to break down the stereotypes and build connectedness.”

03/14/2020

New Studies Link the Arts to Crucial Cognitive Skills

#EdEquityVA Webinar Series | Virginia is for Learners 03/05/2020

#EdEquityVA Webinar Series | Virginia is for Learners

#EdEquityVA Webinar Series | Virginia is for Learners As a follow-up to the 2019 Virginia is for ALL Learners Education Equity Summer Institute, the Virginia Department of Education will host a monthly series of webinars focused on equity strategies and resources available to school divisions.

02/08/2020

Scaffolding Discussion Skills With a Socratic Circle

6 Scaffolds That Deepen Independent Learning 02/05/2020

6 Scaffolds That Deepen Independent Learning

6 Scaffolds That Deepen Independent Learning When teaching problem-based lessons, use thinking scaffolds to propel students toward greater expertise and deeper learning.

AP Computer Science Principles Professional Development for Teachers of Neurodivergent Learners | AccessComputing 01/29/2020

AP Computer Science Principles Professional Development for Teachers of Neurodivergent Learners | AccessComputing

AP Computer Science Principles Professional Development for Teachers of Neurodivergent Learners | AccessComputing Advanced Placement Computer Science Principles (AP CSP) helps students understand how computing and technology influence the world around them. The AccessCSforAll AP CSP curriculum, based on the Code.org curriculum, is the only accessible version of CSP. We are committed to bringing this course to s...

Supporting Students Affected by Trauma 01/26/2020

Supporting Students Affected by Trauma

Supporting Students Affected by Trauma Just as students with learning challenges need academic accommodations, students who have adverse childhood experiences may benefit from social and emotional accommodations.

Making SEL Culturally Competent 01/25/2020

Making SEL Culturally Competent

Making SEL Culturally Competent Teaching students about oppression and critical consciousness is a vital component of social-emotional learning.

12/29/2019

The Powerful Effects of Drawing on Learning

12/28/2019

60-Second Strategy: Respond, Reflect, and Review

Can We Stop Saying “a PBL”? 12/07/2019

Can We Stop Saying “a PBL”?

Can We Stop Saying “a PBL”? PBLWorks Editor in Chief John Larmer suggests calling it a "PBL unit" or "project"--for more than grammatical reasons.

#EdEquityVA Webinar Series | Virginia is for Learners 12/04/2019

#EdEquityVA Webinar Series | Virginia is for Learners

#EdEquityVA Webinar Series | Virginia is for Learners As a follow-up to the 2019 Virginia is for ALL Learners Education Equity Summer Institute, the Virginia Department of Education will host a monthly series of webinars focused on equity strategies and resources available to school divisions.

The Great Gingerbread House Project 11/30/2019

The Great Gingerbread House Project

The Great Gingerbread House Project Keeping fourth graders engaged in math in the run-up to winter break is easier with this sweet project.

Timeline photos 11/24/2019

Timeline photos

We’ve noticed over the years of facilitating our PBL workshops that one of the most challenging parts for teachers designing a project is writing the driving question. We can help! Read "A Tricky Part of PBL: Writing a Driving Question" https://bit.ly/2W3CyUo

How to Set Up Rich Experiential Learning Units 11/06/2019

How to Set Up Rich Experiential Learning Units

How to Set Up Rich Experiential Learning Units Two teachers who guided a project-based learning unit that included travel share how to replicate the deep engagement they saw without going anywhere.

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