New digital PD courses

ASCD announces the addition of four new courses to its PD Online™ series:

  • The Art and Science of Teaching —ASCD author Robert Marzano uses 10 design questions to guide educators through practical, user-friendly applications of the most current research.
  • Understanding by Design®: An Introduction —UbD™ authors Grant Wiggins and Jay McTighe provide a framework that effectively supports teachers in guiding students beyond facts and details to deeper, more relevant levels of understanding.
  • Response to Intervention: An Introduction —RTI provides educators with structured implementation of strategies that support personalized learning for all students.
  • Formative Assessment: Deepening Understanding —Formative assessment provides educators with a range of best practices that translate ongoing, relevant student feedback into focused learning.