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Marking Period 1

  •  Suggested PLC Activities

    1. Set Norms.
    2. Establish logistics for year (schedule, location, long-range planning calendar, roles).
    3. Review needs data (test scores, School Success Framework, etc.).
    4. Establish PLC SMART Goals.
    5. Implement strategies in classroom.
    6. Share learning with PLC.
    7. Determine Common Assessments.
    8. Determine PLC documentation strategies (artifacts).

     Student Data & Sources

    •  Test scores (e.g., RI/MI, DIBELS, prior year Smarter (ELA, Mathematics) and DCAS (Science, Social Studies)scores, Benchmark and other Common Assessments)

Marking Period 2

  • Suggested PLC Activities

    1. Review Norms
    2. Implement strategies in the classroom
    3. Cycles of Inquiry
    4. Use Protocols for looking at student work
    5. Review Common Assessments
    6. Peer observations
    7. Lesson Studies
    8. Action Research
    9. Document work
    10. Monitor progress towards SMART Goals

    Student Data & Sources

    • Test scores (e.g., RI/MI, DIBELS, Benchmark and other Common Assessments)
    • Student assignments
    • Teacher observations
    • Exit tickets
    • Other formative assessments
    • Academic Index (DSC)

Marking Period 3

  • Suggested PLC Activities

    1. Review Norms
    2. Implement strategies in the classroom
    3. Cycles of Inquiry
    4. Use protocols for looking at student work
    5. Review Common Assessments
    6. Peer observations
    7. Lesson Studies
    8. Action Research
    9. Document work
    10. Monitor progress towards SMART Goals

    Student Data & Sources

    • Test scores (e.g., RI/MI, DIBELS, Benchmark and other Common Assessments)
    • Student assignments
    • Teacher observations
    • Exit tickets
    • Other formative assessments
    • Academic Index (DSC)

Marking Period 4

  • Suggested PLC Activities

    1. Review Norms
    2. Implement strategies in the classroom
    3. Cycles of Inquiry
    4. Use protocols for looking at student and teacher work
    5. Review Common Assessments
    6. Peer observations
    7. Lesson Studies
    8. Action Research
    9. Document work
    10. Monitor progress towards SMART Goals

    Student Data & Sources

    • Test scores (e.g., RI/MI, DIBELS, Benchmark and other Common Assessments, Smarter and DCAS data)
    • Student assignments
    • Teacher observations
    • Exit tickets
    • Other formative assessments
    • Academic Index (DSC)