Discover how to close the knowing-doing gap and transform your school or district into a high-performing PLC. The powerful third edition of this comprehensive action guide updates and expands on new and significant PLC topics. Explore fresh strategies, tools, and tips for hiring and retaining new staff, creating team-developed common formative assessments, implementing systematic interventions, and more.
See the companion resource, Concise Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Professional Learning Communities at Work™.
Introduction to the Third Edition Chapter 1: A Guide to Action for Professional Learning Communities at Work Chapter 2: Defining a Clear and Compelling Purpose Chapter 3: Building the Collaborative Culture of a Professional Learning Community Chapter 4: Creating a Results Orientation in a Professional Learning Community Chapter 5: Establishing a Focus on Learning Chapter 6: Creating Team-Developed Common Formative Assessments Chapter 7: Responding When Some Students Don't Learn Chapter 8: Hiring, Orienting, and Retaining New Staff Chapter 9: Addressing Conflict and Celebrating in a Professional Learning Community Chapter 10: Implementing the Professional Learning Community Process Districtwide Conclusion: The Fierce Urgency of Now