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									Continuous Improvement

Professional Learning
 Community Framework

  What does it look like?

               Module Two
                       PLC
 Big Ideas & Core Values
        Continuous Improvement Philosophy


 Ensuring that students learn
   Learning for all
 A Culture of Collaboration
   Teamwork
 Focus on Results
   Data-Driven Decisions
Next Steps-From Module One
   Based on your :
       Understanding of PLC framework
       Culture Shift Discussion


   What are the next steps?
       For you?
       For your GLT?
 Select 2 or 3 ideas for your focus
 Build on your strength areas
    What does a
Professional Learning  I think it
Community look like? functions a
                      lot like the
                         ARDT.




  In-Process Measures – Summative & Formative Assessments
                          Pre Planning: Identification of Need
                          1.   Develop/Review Student Learning Expectations
                          2.   Examine alignment of learning expectations with assessments
                          3.   Review assessment data                                    Identify areas of
                          4.   Identify areas of need based on assessment       What do we want students to know?
                                                                                     strength and weakness?
                          Plan:
                          1. Describe the current process for addressing the identified area of need (flow chart)
                          2. Review data to determine baseline performance in the specific area identified
                                 (Run Chart/Pareto Diagram)
                          3. Identify potential root causes contributing to the identified area of need
                                  (Cause & Effect Diagram, 5 Why’s, Relations Diagram)             HOW do we know
                                                                                                What do they know?
                          4. Study research-based best practice/improvement theory addressing areas of need
                                                                                               if they have learned it?
                                                                                              What have they learned?

                                                             Action     DO
Act:
1. Standardize the implementation of research-
                                                            Research    1. Plan for implementation of improvement theory
based best practice (improvement theory) that              Overview     (Force Field Analysis, Action Plan)
                                                                        2. Implement research-based best practices
improved student learning (revise the flow chart to
reflect changes made to the system)                            for      improvement theory based on root causes according to
                                                                        the Action Plan
2. If improvement theory was unsuccessful continue
the PDSA cycle (try another improvement theory            Professional   What the implementation of research-based best
                                                                        3. Monitor evidence do practice
                                                                        Most effective/best we have
                                                                        practice/improvement theory to insure integrity and
based on the next identified root causes)
                                                            Learning teaching of the learning?
                                                                        fidelity     and learning strategies?
                                                                        4. Assess student learning
                                                          Communities


                               Study:
                               1. Examine student assessment results (compare to baseline)
                               2. Assess the impact of research-based best practice/improvement theory on student
                                                                        Have they learned it?
                                    achievement
                                                                     What we respond if they don’t?
                                                                    How dodo we do if they don’t?
PLC Crucial Questions
What do we want each student
to learn, know, or be able to do?
What evidence do we have of the
learning?
How will we respond when some
students don’t learn?
How will we respond to those who
have already learned?
Student Crucial Questions

   What do I need to know?
   Where am I now?
   How do I get there?
   What happens if I fail?
Building a Collaborative Culture


Article     from Learning by Doing

Discuss       & record key points

   Share with large group
                             2 Hand-outs
                             Learning by Doing
Building a Collaborative Culture

           Professional Learning
           Community Continuum


 Discuss   and Complete with your team

 Select   one person to report to group
Video Clip Example
 What  do you think you will see?
 What do you think you will hear?
 Who will participate?
 What questions and results will be
  discussed?
 What data will be shared?
 What action steps will be taken?
http://quality.cr.k12.ia.us/PLC/indexPLC.html
What examples did you hear of:
 Focus on learning?
 Four essential questions?
 Collaboration with a focus on learning?
 Collective Inquiry?
 Best Practice?
 Action orientation?
 Continuous Improvement?
 Focus on results?
Next steps:
   Discuss & Plan the format of your grade level
    meeting
       Focus on Learning and the 4 questions

     What might it look like?
     Who would attend?
     What data will be shared?
     What questions & results will be
      shared?
     What action will be taken?

								
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