The objective of this goal is to provide thoughtful strategies for TISs to use as the needs of their faculty evolve from just needing exposure and basic training, to needing focused and specific sessions that are directly applicable to their individual classroom needs.

Action Plan
Schedule WORKSESSIONS not trainings
  • Provide Summer Institutes, team taught by TIS's
  • Focus on short term goals to provide successful experiences for teachers
  • Teach teachers to FISH
  • Provide Make and Take sessions
  • Center worksessions around small group settings
  • Emphasize grade level or subject specific instruction
  • Model technology integrated lessons with real students
  • Offer "//Tech 10//" ten minute videos or trainings

Suggested readings:
* This site has more than you will ever care to read about SD - http://www.nsdc.org/library/publications/index.cfm