Presentation on theme: "MISSION: POSSIBLE. Hello! Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to implement the 2009-2010 Tennessee standards. This new curriculum will go."— Presentation transcript:
Hello! Your mission, should you choose to accept it, is to implement the 2009-2010 Tennessee standards. This new curriculum will go into effect in 2 seconds, Good luck! that is…12 months!
What to expect: 1. Higher standards for proficiency and academic performance; 2. True accountability for students, teachers, local school systems, and higher education 3. Proficient = Proficient whether a state assessment or a national assessment
Phase 3: Professional Development Transforming Instruction: Teacher Tools for Instructional Rigor including a PD Portal and eTc (Electronic Teacher Center) 1. Capturing and archiving PD on a TDOE PD Portal to enhance current institutes, workshops, and training sessions across the state 2. Training principals and curriculum coaches how to assess their PD needs and create PLCs in each school
All teachers should be exposed to: 1. Changes in the standards 2. Changes in assessments 3. Best practices for engaging students and increasing retention