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  1. Collaborative Teams in Professional Learning Communities at Work: Learning by Doing DVD

    This set is a must for every school or PLC that takes its work seriously. This short video shows exactly what collaborative teams in professional learning communities do, and unscripted footage of real meetings, interspersed with key points from PLC print resources, brings the concept of collaboration to life. Designed to reinforce the content on teams in Learning by Doing, this multimedia resource covers essential steps to building a culture of collaboration. 

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    A$150.00
  2. A Practical Look at Response to Intervention DVD

    A system in which struggling students must fail before they can receive additional support is being replaced by comprehensive systems of interventions. In this breakout session, Mike Mattos provides an accessible survey of response to intervention (RTI) systems and explains how RTI, combined with a PLC foundation, creates a powerful system for achieving high levels of learning for all students. In accessible language, Mattos uses engaging examples to provide an overview of this innovative and effective approach. He analyses the essential features of RTI and shows how each relies on PLC practices to be truly successful. With great humour, integrity and insight, Mattos shows educations how PLC and RTI practices align to promote excellence for all students.

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    A$150.00
  3. Role of PLCs in Advancing 21st Century Skills DVD

    In this keynote session from the 21st Century Learning Institute on 12 October 2010 Richard DuFour asserts that traditional school culture is not designed to deliver those outcomes. For students to acquire essential skills, schools must organise into PLCs. This set includes a 71-minute DVD with the video session and a CD with materials to support team or individual professional learning, including the presenter's PowerPoint, an excerpt from the book 21st Century Skills: Rethinking How Students Learn and relevant web links.

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    A$150.00
  4. Leading Difficult Conversations: Professional Learning Communities at Work DVD

    Transforming a school into a professional learning community (PLC) requires changing embedded behaviours, beliefs and processes, which can cause resistance and conflict. In healthy PLCs, these conflicts are addressed in ways that both support core values and respect team members. In this short video, Richard DuFour and Rebecca DuFour model a principal and a teacher engaging in a conflict over marking practices, then the role play is broken down and analysed. Viewers will learn how to hold difficult but crucial conversations that lead to higher levels of commitment to PLC practices.

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    A$150.00
  5. Pyramid Response to Intervention: Four Essential Guiding Principles A Multimedia Kit

    Focusing on the four Cs vital to student achievement, this powerful four-part program will help you collect targeted information on each student's individual needs, while offering important learning leverage points. Includes: Facilitators Guide with Resources and Reproducibles; PDF of Facilitators Guide on CD; Four Session DVDS;Collective Responsibility; Concentrated Instruction; Convergent Assessment; Certain Access. Included are unscripted interviews and team meetings with teachers and school district leaders, as well as classroom scenes.

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    A$495.00
  6. Making Homework Matter DVD

    At the beginning of her breakout session (from the August 12, 2009, Professional Learning Communities at Work™ Institute in Lincolnshire, Illinois), Cassandra Erkens says, “Fish can’t see water. They swim in it every day, and they can’t see it. We are swimming in homework water, and I’m going to ask us to step back and see it.” Erkens is a high-energy, engaging presenter who uses humour, stories from her teaching experience, and lots of discussion to breathe life into the purpose and meaning of homework. She emphasises the importance of allowing students to make mistakes (and learn from them) as they practise their skills.

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    A$150.00
  7. Embedding Formative Assessment Professional Development Pack

    Written by Professor Dylan Wiliam and Siobhan Leahy, Embedding Formative Assessment is a two-year professional development pack for schools and colleges that contains all the materials needed for two years of research-based professional development. This pack is based on the premise that all teachers can improve their practice by developing their use of assessment for learning (AfL) through membership of a teacher learning community (TLC). It presents educators with both the challenge and the support needed to embed formative assessment teaching practices consistently across a whole school.

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    A$544.50
  8. Effective Supervision: Supporting the Art and Science of Teaching DVD

    In this DVD, researcher and author Robert J. Marzano presents a framework for observing classroom instruction based on the questions and frameworks he first laid out in The Art and Science of Teaching. Marzano presents a detailed observation protocol and demonstrates how to use it, not only as a tool for analysing classroom instruction but also as a starting point to encourage professional dialogue among teachers. This is an essential tool for supervisors, administrators, coaches, and teacher leaders, and PLC's.

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    A$219.00
  9. Are We a Group or a Team? Moving From Coordination to Collaboration in a PLC at Work (DVD/CD/Facilitator’s Guide)

    Based on Mike Mattos's 1-5-10 team-evaluation activity, this unscripted video will give your team the know-how to transition from a low- to high-performing team. Explore the three foundational elements to build strong teams: forming the right teams that share learning outcomes, providing dedicated time to collaborate, and collaborating professionally. With Are We a Group or a Team? you will gain advice from real PLC teams that identify the key elements of a high-performing team; access practical activities and tools necessary to improve team function and collaboration; explore the process for creating a 10 Team through activities provided in the Facilitator's Guide; and weave the short format into your busy schedule and view the video all at once, alone, or with a team.

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    A$240.00
  10. Passion and Persistence [DVD/CD] Revised Edition
    In a straightforward yet entertaining manner, Richard DuFour's seven-minute motivational video provides and overview of the fundamental PLC concepts. Set to new, invigorating music, this revised video contains the memorable quotes and lighthearted humour that made the original so special and adds key research to refer to when transforming a school or district into a PLC. Learn More
    A$24.95

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