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Inside PLCs at Work®

Inside PLCs at Work® takes readers on a journey to Sheridan County School District 2, a district in Wyoming that has built a professional learning community (PLC) to great success.

Benefits

  • Understand the foundational concepts and qualities of professional learning communities, such as the three big ideas and four guiding questions.
  • Deepen your comprehension of how PLC works by learning about Sheridan County School District 2’s journey.
  • Utilize this book’s appendices to access other real-world examples of effective PLC schools.
  • Learn how the best PLC schools fully implement the PLC process for the greatest benefit possible.

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TABLE OF CONTENTS

  • Introduction: A Tour Worth Taking
  • Chapter 1: The Big Ideas in PLCs
  • Chapter 2: Teams in PLCs
  • Chapter 3: Inquiry in PLCs
  • Chapter 4: Collaborative Culture in PLCs
  • Chapter 5: Intervention, Extension, and Innovation in PLCs
  • Epilogue: A Look Back and Ahead
  • Appendix: Reproducibles

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  • Mattos, M., DuFour, R., DuFour, R., Eaker, R., & Many, T. W. (2016). Concise Answers to Frequently Asked Questions About Professional Learning Communities at Work. Bloomington, IN: Solution Tree Press.
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