#vted Reads: The Benefits of Being an Octopus

…students? And with the implementation of passion projects or PLPs that we’re starting to see more kids taking on content that they really like. Jeanie: I was talking to a…

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How to make real, sustainable change in the Northeast Kingdom

…murals, assembling a beehive, and planting seeds. Along the way, they documented evidence and reflected on their growth on their PLPs (personalized learning plans). They also considered transferable skills of…

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#vted Reads: Protocols in the Classroom, with Terra Lynch

…and Personalized Learning Plans (PLPs) Jeanie: That raises for me, this idea of whole class documentation and individual documentation. In Vermont, we’re really focused on personalized learning plans or portfolios…

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“The Culture Code”, with Bill Rich

…to — “These proficiency-based graduation requirements, you’ve got to get this PLPs and these are crucial!” (And by the way, they’re beautiful. They’re elegant. We’re lucky to be in Vermont.)…

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Tarrant Institute for Innovative Education

…and storytelling support to educators. We believe that effective personalized learning is possible; it depends on personal learning plans (PLPs), flexible pathways for learning, and proficiency-based education, implemented school-wide. We…

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1.3 New Student & Teacher Roles

…hear it, too! What roles do you play most often? How might you shift your role to support student self-direction? Let’s go: In chapter 2, we’ll look at how PLPs

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Student-led conferences: soup to nuts

…(PLPs). Using technology to help student-led conferences run more smoothly Got shy middle schoolers? Want an artifact of learning for digital portfolios? Screencasting for student-led conferences can be the answer….

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Ch 5: Flexing Your Pathways

PLPs. These, in turn, are precursors to exploring what a flexible pathway might look like for each student. Say for instance, you as a student are passionate about making electronic…

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