729. Sharpening the Focus: QRIS Reforms to Improve Developmentally, Culturally, and Linguistically Appropriate Teaching

Date: Wednesday July 13, 2016
Time: 1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location: Grand Salon 16 (1st floor)
Speakers: Rhonda Clark, Indiana’s Office of Early Childhood and Out of School Learning
Cecelia Fisher-Dahms, California Department of Education
Alisa Ghazvini, Florida Association of Early Learning Coalitions
Diane Schilder, Education Development Center
Kate Tarrant, BUILD Initiative

Learn from state policymakers that are revising QRIS standards and supports to empower educators to implement curricula and assessments that facilitate individualized and rich instruction. Hear about specific strategies to embed expectations for the use of developmentally, individually, linguistically, and culturally appropriate instructional tools within QRIS.

Resources: application/pdf icon729SharpeningFocusBrief.pdf
application/pdf icon729SharpeningFocusPaper.pdf
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