Grade Level Team Meetings: Plan for Effective Ongoing Leadership, Representation, and Collaboration

Key Concepts

Professional Development Presentation

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Your grade level teams have now established effective procedures for making team decisions, learned to use data as the basis for decision-making, and they focus on the four key elements when setting actions and making adjustments to instruction. In this last presentation concerning grade level team meetings, the critical pieces of strong leadership, representation from reading instructional staff, and collaboration are discussed. Recommendations for effectively guiding and managing meetings, keeping the focus on instruction, and how to build schoolwide commitment are enhanced through practice activities and suggested readings.

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Practice Activities

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