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Welcome to Teacher Summer Institute 2017!  For the first time ever, Boston Public Schools and the Boston Teachers Union are co-hosting an academic conference for teachers.  TSI will focus on highlighting the best practices of some of our most passionate urban educators across BPS.  Teachers, central office staff, and valued members of our community will join together to help bring a shared vision for instruction to life across the district. Please note, this is open to all educators, and is not exclusively for new teachers. We hope to see you there!  
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Tuesday, August 22 • 8:00am - 3:00pm
Essential 3: Facilitate Cognitively Demanding Tasks and Instruction LIMITED
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Limited Capacity seats available

In this workshop teachers will:
  • Understand the cognitive load theory as it applies to:
  • anticipating what students will do as they engage with CDI
  • monitoring students while they work using teacher questions that supporting engagement
  • identifying student work for analysis
  • developing effective sequencing of student work
  • orchestrating engaging instruction
  • ensuring access for all students
  • Consider the portrait of a learner 
    • Knowing who students are and what they bring to instruction
    • Accessing social emotional skills so they can be engaged and take risk
  • Analyze of Cognitively Demanding Instruction within and across content
  • Develop a start of school year launch for cognitively demanding instruction

Tuesday August 22, 2017 8:00am - 3:00pm EDT