Once again, mike schmoker takes a wide array of complex concepts and initiatives and weaves them into a framework that is not only easily understood but translates into immediate action. Since its publication, the combined efforts of innumerable people have resulted in great progress on the school improvement front. Elevating the essentials to radically improve student learning 2011 and results now 2006, a finalist for the. Discusses the buffer protective barrier discourages close inspection of. According to author mike schmoker, there is a yawning gap between the most. Schmoker is a former administrator, english teacher and football coach. Elevating the essentials to radically improve student learning. Radically redefining literacy instruction by mike schmoker. Close reading poetry doesnt have to be saved for april. Results the key to continuous school improvement by mike. Today i will create sentences that focus on my main idea by using a personal.
Mike schmoker has shared lots of specific schools and their success stories results and results now both books filled with success stories all following the same precepts 4. In his new book, mike schmoker makes a bracing case for a backtobasics approach to education, calling on educators to abandon everchanging fads, programs, and innovations, and zero in on what. Professional learning communities workshop powerpoint. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. Using research evidence, case studies, and anecdotes from all kinds of schools, this book identifies the most pervasive obstacles to school improvement. Paul schmoker real estate broker independent broker. People who work together always achieve greater results than people who work alone. Mike schmoker is an author, speaker,and consultant. View mike schmoker focus ppts online, safely and virusfree. The adobe flash plugin is needed to view this content. Mike schmoker has keynoted at hundreds of state, national and international events and has consulted for school districts and state and provincial education departments throughout the us, canada and australia. View the profiles of people named michael schmoker.
Reading, writing, and discussion must become the primary activities of our primary schools. He has written numerous articles, which have appeared in educational leadership, phi delta kappan, education week, and time magazine. But this year im trying to filter the influx of ideas through the lens of mike schmoker. Effective schools research presentation transcript. Click here to get this in slides instead of pdf format. He now lives in tempe, arizona with his wife cheryl. If they do, schmoker promises, the entire school community can count on unprecedented achievements. From brutal facts to the best schools weve ever had dr. The introduction of specific, measurable goals is among the most promising yet underused strategies we can introduce into school improvement efforts, mike schmoker tells us in results. This book is a continuation of a theme that mike schmoker hits on in all of his work i.
I believe its success is largely owed to those whose reallife success stories fill its pages. Results now is a rally cry for educators to focus on what counts. Facebook gives people the power to share and makes the. Mike schmoker and roland barth say what has always been known. How we can achieve unprecedented improvements in teaching and learning school improvement expert mike schmoker describes a sure and fast route to immensely better schools in any kind of community. What would make a good school even better and great schools the norm. Former principal and school improvement consultant mike schmoker talks about taking those initial steps in analyzing data. Kappan, june 6, 2002 and student centered assessment prentice hall, 1997. My bird blog birding links bird photographers galleries outdoor adventure contact me. Already this semester, my students have completed multiple quick writes, paragraphs, and two full essays.
When pedagogic fads trump priorities education week planning for failure. This book is a leadership and implementation guide to focus. The house the two boys ran until they came to the driveway. He has written six books and dozens of articles for educational journals, newspapers, and time magazine. How we can achieve unprecedented, an ascd book written by mike schmoker and published in july 2006. Join facebook to connect with michael schmoker and others you may know. Use this pack to practice close reading in your classroom to help grow your students love for poetry.
Not mind numbing worksheets, coloring activities and cutandpaste. Mike schmoker, lcsw, bcia, works with individuals, couples, families, children, adolescents, and groups. Making standards work as cited in results now, 2006, mike schmoker. Elevating the essentials to radically improve student learning ascd. Mike schmoker is a former administrator, english teacher, and football coach. See, i told you today was good for skipping school, said mark. Learning objectives as a result of this unit, students will know and be able to. He is a former middle and high school english teacher and central office administrator. Results the key to continuous school improvement by mike schmoker the image of the future would be a group of. How we can achieve unprecedented improvements in teaching and learning 1st edition, kindle edition.
View and download powerpoint presentations on peter senge fifth discipline ppt. Elevating the essentials to radically improve student learning ascd 2011. In this presentation, school improvement expert and respected author dr. Ron edmonds we can, whenever and wherever we choose, successfully teach all children whose schooling is of interest to us. Curriculum now phi delta kappan why complex teacher evaluations dont work education week. Results now is an excellent book for teachers and principals alike in their investigations into what makes effective schools. A free powerpoint ppt presentation displayed as a flash slide show on id. He has written several bestselling books and dozens of articles for educational journals, newspapers and for time magazine. His four books include the ascd bestseller results. The lost art of teaching soundly structured lessons. Mike schmoker dispels many myths that guide american education, says teacher leader jennifer peters, proposing instead a manageable, researchbacked solution for educators to revolutionize their teaching and infuse literacy.
Find powerpoint presentations and slides using the power of, find free presentations research about peter senge fifth discipline ppt. A comprehensive framework for effective instruction. Mike schmoker is an author, speaker, and consultant living in flagstaff, arizona. This study guide is designed to enhance your understanding of results now. Resolutions for 2002 the tragic events of the past year have put the word family back into our vocabulary and our priorities in life. Results now, being that school leaders already know what works, but too often dont have the courage to implement a sustained focus on it while ignoring everything else. Teachers, parents, and principals can make the difference by roland sawyer barth. Mike schmoker is a writer, speaker, and consultant living in flagstaff, ariz. How we can achieve unprecedented improvements in teaching and learning ascd, 2006. The success of the 1st edition of results has been very gratifying. Schmoker discussed how schools can move from understanding the brutal. Michael schmoker is a very practical, realistic righton guy when he describes methods and techniques of improving our schools. Then in the 10th grade, a maverick teacher came to roses rescue. How we can achieve unprecedented improvements in teaching and learning, which was selected as a finalist for book of the year by the association of education publishers.
Mike schmoker, results now the single most influential component of an effective school is the individual teachers within the school. Jon saphier and robert gower, the skillful teacher research for better teaching, 1997. Who spend significant time observing in schools have seen schmoker, 2006. Mike schmoker school and district improvement, assessment. See the complete profile on linkedin and discover pauls. Mike schmoker and the crayola curriclum simply inspired. Join facebook to connect with mike schmoker and others you may know. Celebrating prezis teacher community for teacher appreciation week. Discusses the buffer protective barrier discourages close inspection of classroom. Ppt results the key to continuous school improvement by mike schmoker powerpoint presentation free to download id. His most recent bestseller is the expanded 2018 edition of focus. School improvement expert mike schmoker answers that question and describes a sure and fast route to immensely better schools in any kind of community. How we can achieve unprecedented improvements in teaching and learning. Bestselling author mike schmoker describes a plan for radically improving student learning that is built on three core elements.
According to author mike schmoker, there is a yawning gap between the m. In his presentation, schmoker argues convincingly that if student achievement is to improve, especially in the higherorder proficiencies, instruction. Schmoker says to focus on authentic literacy, so in my class we are writing more often, and more than just essays. This raises the question, does the focus on data now present in public schools. If you havet read mike schmokers landmark article, the crayola curriculum you must take 5 minutes to do it right now this article should serve as a call to action for everyone who works in an elementary school. Mike schmoker, edd, is an educator, consultant, and author of five books and numerous articles, which have appeared in educational leadership, phi delta kappan, education week and time magazine.16 359 447 1555 1193 1380 257 402 1451 39 1507 741 998 1573 1115 1300 1184 335 1415 899 1205 574 1325 1401 871 1153 247 897 1445 1122 990 919 805 29 786 1369 104 448 959 1358 817 35 92 345 933 481