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Thank you for sharing your talent and expertise with DCPS for the 2016-2017 School Year! We are excited to launch this school year with two incredible days of content-based professional development sessions.   
Performing Arts & Dance [clear filter]
Tuesday, August 16

8:00am EDT

Connecting Across the Curriculum through the Framework for Arts Learning: Music, Performing Arts, Dance
Participants will be able to:
• Connect with the Framework for Arts Learning through experiences that highlight core themes
• Relate the new DCPS Arts curriculum to their current practice and explore opportunities for implementation and connections
• Experience key concepts of one unit of study through small group activity, focusing on the structures of the unit design template and dimensions of learning
• Introduction to LEAP opportunities and Professional Learning Communities

Session Contact

Tuesday August 16, 2016 8:00am - 3:30pm EDT
The Kennedy Center for Performing Arts
Wednesday, August 17

8:00am EDT

Connecting to LEAP & the Professional Learning Community: Music, Performing Arts, Dance
Participants will be able to:
• Develop PLC culture by exploring how a growth mindset creates motivation and success in school
• Through the use of Close Study, develop strategies for engaging in the cycle of practice and feedback within PLC’s
• Closely examine a unit of study within an aligned Development Cycle and engage in collaborative lesson planning strategies

Session Contact
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Margaret White

Director, Inner Core Professional Learning, DC Public Schools

Wednesday August 17, 2016 8:00am - 3:30pm EDT
Eastern SHS

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