In this workshop, you and fellow administrators and teachers will create a step-by-step action plan for building an AP Vertical Team in your school. You will compile a toolkit of concrete strategies and methods for implementing each cornerstone (Standards Alignment, Research-Based Strategies, Instructional Design, and Professional Learning Communities) and integrating them into a design for a viable Vertical Team. Through guided discussions, you will identify and solve potential roadblocks.
Length: 2 days
After this workshop, you will have:
- A step-by-step action plan, with built-in accountability, to form your own Vertical Team
- A deep understanding of the four cornerstones through modeling and hands-on activities
- A toolkit of concrete applications and strategies that can be used to build your AP Vertical Team
- Methods for using Vertical Teams to build equity