Professional Development Plan for Tami Noorzay. Five Year Plan. Introduction. What is the plan?
What is the plan?
Intensive-theater and the visual arts
loaded with notes, full of inspiration to create new curriculum
Moving out of the classroom and into the community of arts educators to become a collaborator and co-creator of curriculum. Incorporating ELA common core and visual arts standards this lesson is culturally appropriate and integrates social science earth and life sciences. Presented for 3-5th grade (can be modified for middle and high school levels)
Analysis of Motivation in Young Adolescents
byAlbert Minh Ngo, 2013
1. “building a sense of school identity and connectedness
Rationale:lower achieving students often lack a sense of membership towards the school
(KEY) A strong sense of school membership is important because it can direct
students towards educational values and academic achievement.”
2. “These factors include:a strong relationship with their teacher, the perception
that their teacher cares for them and theopportunity to establish a personal
identity within the context of school
activities and peers. “
Developing a Professional Teaching Portfolio: A guide for success
(3rd ed.). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Pearson.
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