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Follow a planned course of excellence. To help simplify your PD planning, Marzano Resources has designed professional learning experiences closely aligned to the research and recommendations found in our books. With high-quality, targeted content and the flexibility to adapt to your schedule and needs, our services make it easier to plot an intentional path to success.

Learning First

“My focus has always started at the individual student level in the classroom and moved out from there. That may be a big difference between me and other reformers. District and school administrators must ensure that specific interventions are enacted in every classroom in every school.”

—Robert J. Marzano

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  1. Making Classroom Assessments Valid and Reliable

    Making Classroom Assessments Valid and Reliable

    This workshop will equip your teachers and educational leaders for this critical task with step-by-step guidelines to increase their effectiveness.

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  2. Motivating and Inspiring Students

    Motivating and Inspiring Students

    Activate students’ metacognitive and self-systems. With research-based strategies, you’ll learn how to help students meet their own needs and achieve their goals and desires.

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  3. Creating Quality Assessments

    Creating Quality Assessments

    Participants will examine how to write assessment items that prompt the demonstration of knowledge and skills while also familiarizing students with the types of items they will see on large-scale tests.

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  4. Coaching Classroom Instruction

    Coaching Classroom Instruction

    Provide targeted, constructive support for instructional change. Coaching can play a significant role in broadening educators' instructional repertoire and improving both teaching and learning. Effective coaches build positive relationships and follow protocols that lead to lasting changes in classroom instruction. This workshop provides instructional coaches and administrators with step-by-step guidelines for working with teachers to increase their effectiveness.

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  5. Getting Started in a Personalized Competency-Based System

    Getting Started in a Personalized Competency-Based System

    What is personalized learning and competency-based education and how can I get started in my classroom or school? Learn about the key differences between time-based and performance-based systems of learning, and explore the benefits of a student-centered approach to teaching and learning that allows students to move through levels of content at their appropriate pace.

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  6. Classroom Games to Enhance Argumentation and Reasoning Skills

    Classroom Games to Enhance Argumentation and Reasoning Skills

    Enhance students’ argumentation and reasoning skills. Classroom games have been found to be associated with significant gains in student achievement, increased student curiosity, and more positive student attitudes toward the content being learned.

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  7. Developing and Using Proficiency Scales

    Developing and Using Proficiency Scales

    This learning opportunity will overview what proficiency scales are and why they are important. Participants will engage in examining multiple approaches to developing high-quality proficiency scales, as well as primary uses of proficiency scales in the classroom.

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  8. Creating a Highly Engaged Classroom

    Creating a Highly Engaged Classroom

    Engage students deeply in the joy of learning. Create a lively, dynamic classroom in which students are excited to learn and have the drive to keep exploring until they succeed. This workshop explores the four questions behind student engagement and shows how to set the stage for positive answers to each of them.

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  9. Cultivating Mindfulness in Schools

    Cultivating Mindfulness in Schools

    Gain an understanding of how to educate school leaders, parents, and students as to the value of cultivating mindfulness in the classroom.
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  10. School Leader's Guide to Standards-Based Grading

    School Leader's Guide to Standards-Based Grading

    Implement effective grading practices. Transform your school's grading system into one that really shows what students know. Your team will explore specific aspects of standards-based grading implementation, from identifying prioritized standards and composing proficiency scales to creating aligned assessments and revising report cards.

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