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- Students aren’t self-directed enough to work on home learning tasks productively.
- Students aren’t actively engaging with the content.
- Students aren’t exploring big ideas or building “big-picture” understanding.
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The Thoughtful Classroom Teacher Effectiveness Framework
“I have used the Thoughtful Classroom approach to turn around four different schools with various demographic challenges. The combination of the research and practical tools is a marriage made in heaven.”
Cherokee Bluff Middle School • Flowery Branch, Georgia
“Our adoption and continuing partnership with the Thoughtful Classroom is the single most important element of our school design, facilitating our building a cohesive school culture.”
Children’s Aid College Prep Charter School • Bronx, NY
“During the COVID-19 crisis, I have been forced to rethink how I teach. Thoughtful Classroom PD has given me tools that I can use to approach both teaching and learning from a different perspective.”
Special Education Teacher
Delevan Elementary School • Delevan, NY
“The Thoughtful Classroom PD team has given our staff a common language for building lessons and units that truly engage students—and instructional tools that make it easier for teachers to see what students need and modify instruction accordingly.”
Arvin Union School District • Arvin, California
“We chose Silver Strong & Associates/Thoughtful Classroom because they were the professional development partners who were best able to ‘meet us where we were.’”
Dr. Donna S. Leak
Community Consolidated Schools District 168 • Illinois