Good PD is:
– Involves Active learning for participants
– Coherent with school goals and teacher beliefs
– Long in both hours and span of time
In many ways, this reminds me of my experience with Disciplined Collaboration:
One of the challenges associated with Disciplined Collaboration is creating the right conditions to support collective inquiry in order to determine success. A part of this is having a clear theory of action, providing staff with the appropriate skills to support collaborative learning, as well as fostering a culture of trust in which accountability for impact is shared.
Thread by @BenPatrickWill: The key takeaway of this is even though algorithmic approaches to predicting and awarding grades have been spectacularly terrible, biased, and badly affected students’ lives, data science……
P.S. That must have been a lengthy walk
Thread by @DrKathleen1: I cannot stop thinking about the #NDIS changes and what they mean. In plain language, the NDIS is becoming like Centrelink. They are saying to participants: (1/4) 1. We will give you the……
I grew up with The Living End’s cover:
I wonder if it is one of those great songs where every generation has its own translation or cover?
The history of the great works of art tells us about their antecedents, their realization in the age of the artist, their potentially eternal afterlife in succeeding generations. Where this last manifests itself, it is called fame.  Translations that are more than transmissions of subject matter come into being when in the course of its survival a work has reached the age of its fame. Contrary, therefore, to the claims of bad translators, such translations do not so much serve the work as owe their existence to it. The life of the originals attains eh~ to its ever-renewed latest and most abundant flowering.
- Maybe Social Media Isn’t Making Teens Depressed, After All. And Here’s What Likely Is.
- Does time spent using social media impact mental health?: An eight year longitudinal study
I guess it adds to the evidence why.