Educators need the resources and strategies to optimize a student-centered instructional approach to increase student growth and learning.
A focus on accelerating growth prepares students for success by teaching them to process information, think critically, and use evidence to solve problems.
Creating an accelerated learning program requires building a robust toolkit to help students learn and grow. We support skill development through personalized pathways built from BL Connect, Workshops, 1:1 Coaching, and Learning Walks to achieve clear outcomes.
Outcome: I use UDL principles to design instruction that is meaningful and challenging for various learners.
Outcome: I use differentiation strategies to accelerate student growth.
Outcome: I maintain grade-level instruction for all learners by prioritizing learning objectives.
“I am so ready to launch my new strategies and help close these gaps.”
“[Workshop leader] Paula was INCREDIBLE!! She allowed us to split our small groups into our teams/department which was a great advantage to us. We rarely get team time so this was extremely beneficial. Thank you Paula, your speaking skills and your entire training approach was fantastic and spoke to all of us in many ways!”
“Providing teachers with opportunities to grow and improve their practice is so important. All teachers deserve individual attention to their development.”
Discover a conceptual strategy to support you in developing an understanding of Universal Design for Learning.
The Backwards Design or Understanding by Design approach supports teachers in developing strategic unit and lesson plans.
Support students in reviewing assessment data and setting goals for improvement in a two day workshop to fill in the gaps.
We’ve identified four elements that are key for academic success and for building student-centered classrooms. BetterLesson guides teachers, instructional coaches, and leaders through focus areas within each element to lead their professional development journey.
Improve instruction and learning for teachers and students by building your skills as an instructional leader.
Build an equitable learning community where all students can be supported, celebrated, and successful.
Find unique ways for all students to learn, communicate, and solve meaningful problems.
Use learning tools and curriculum to create a student-centered classroom.
Turn strategies into outcomes. Our team is here to help.
Learn how to shift away from looking backwards and instead focus on creating a new normal for all students.Read More
Find out how the UDL framework guides the design of instructional goals, assessments, methods, and materials that can be customized and adjusted to meet individual needs.Learn More
Using data from nearly 4.4 million students, this research presents key findings and actionable takeaways from analyses of how school shutdowns impacted student academic achievement and growth.Read Now
Watch this webinar to learn about how teachers have approached implementation of unfinished learning strategies, what went well, lessons learned, and changes they are considering for the future.Watch Now
Accelerate growth in your schools and stay ahead of the curve.