Tools and Resources
La transformación de toda la escuela
Cuando Stacy Stewart asumió el cargo de directora hace ocho años, la Primaria Belmont-Cragin no estaba en gran forma. Siendo una escuela de Nivel 3, los estudiantes y el personal no creían que podían ser mejores, y la comunidad alrededor de Belmont-Cragin no tenía ningún papel en el ambiente de aprendizaje ni estaba interesada en sus resultados.
When Stacy Stewart took over as principal eight years ago, Belmont-Cragin Elementary was not in great shape. A Level 3 school, the students and staff did not believe they could be better, and the surrounding Belmont-Cragin community had no role in the learning environment or stake in its outcomes.
Ms. Jimenez's classroom at Belmont-Cragin Elementary School is a Learner Led and Learner Demonstrated haven for students, featuring flexible seating collaborative zones, small group table, student data wall, daily schedule display and more. Take a tour through Ms. Jimenez's classroom to discover how she designed her classroom to align with the LEAP Learning Framework and why.
Literacy Organization and Accountability Menu (English and Spanish)
At Belmont-Cragin Elementary School, students use literacy organization and accountability menus to self-evaluate and create their own schedule. Teachers then use these sheets to conference with the student after the student has completed their self-evaluation.
Math Menu (Spanish)
At Belmont-Cragin Elementary School, students receive this weekly menu to organize their schedule for the week, set weekly goals and track their technology platform use and progress.
Math Organization and Accountability Sheet (English)
At Belmont-Cragin Elementary School, students receive this sheet to organize their schedule for the week, set weekly goals and track their technology platform use and progress.
Student-led Conferences Peer Evaluation Worksheet (English and Spanish)
At Belmont-Cragin Elementary School, students practice their student-led parent/teacher conferences with their peers and receive feedback using this peer evaluation tool.
Student Choice During Literacy Rotations
Patrick Henry Elementary has been focused on Learner Led instruction to personalize learning for students. Learner Led instruction encourages learners to have meaningful input and choice in their learning, and it goes beyond differentiated instruction to truly transform the learning experience.
Goal Setting in Student Conferences
Lovett Elementary has been focused on Learner-Led instruction to personalize learning for students. Learner-Led instruction encourages learners to have meaningful input and choice in their learning experiences, and it goes beyond differentiated instruction to truly transform the learning experience.
Daily Sharing to Inform Learning
Wendell Smith Elementary has been implementing Learner Focused instruction to personalize learning for students. Learner Focused instruction emphasizes a child’s strengths, needs, and interests to effectively tailor learning experiences for each student.