Differentiated Instruction: Strategies to Engage ALL Learners

ATi Seminar Agenda

Differentiated – Instruction Strategies that Lead to Student Success

  • Flexible grouping A to Z
  • How to keep students on task and enhance recall
  • Curriculum compacting, anchor activities, and focus activities
  • Handling diverse learning styles – 8 keys to success
  • Putting current information about multiple intelligences to work

Different Solutions for Different Learners with Differentiated Instruction

  • How to include students with special needs
  • LD and ADHD and underachievers
  • Conduct Disorders
  • PDD: Autism and Asperger’s
  • Gifted and Talented

Joining Learning Levels and Curriculum in the Differentiated Classroom

  • How to create the most effective learning climate
  • The Best of the Best: Work stations
  • Projects, problem-based learning, and tiered assignments
  • Learning agreements and contracts, and shared inquiry

Best Practices of Assessment in the Differentiated Classroom

  • Pre-assessment strategies
  • Assessment while learning
  • Summary Assessment and on-going assessment
  • Best practices: Grades and grading

The Nuts and Bolts of Organization in the Differentiated Classroom

  • Scheduling, record keeping, and effective classroom procedures
  • Goal setting
  • Student personal agendas – Setting the path to success

Many Languages in the Caring Classroom: Strategies for English Language Learners

  • Facts/Misconceptions/Reality
  • Diverse Cultural Backgrounds
  • Stages and Strategies

**With advance notification Appelbaum Training will customize your team’s training to meet your needs.

University Semester Credit

Semester hours from The University of the Pacific Center for Professional and Continuing Education. $62 per credit. Acceptable to most participants, including many on district funding or release time, as credit is awarded for additional, “Teacher-Friendly,” follow-up activities. For Graduate Professional Development participants NOT pursuing an advanced degree at UOP. Enroll at the seminar, except in CT, NJ, OH, PA and WI. Credit for seminars in these states, or for other credit questions ONLY, Call  (800) 479-1995.