Kentucky Teacher Leadership Framework Animation

Kentucky Teacher Leadership Framework Animation

download here) is highlighted in this animated infographic developed by CTL for KyNT3, with input from the Kentucky Department of Education and from the National Board for Professional Teaching Standards. This brief animation provides a clear message about the...
Kentucky Teacher Leadership Framework

Kentucky Teacher Leadership Framework

Increasingly educational reformers recognize the critical role teachers play in increasing outcomes for students, and in making schools places where individual and collective growth is valued.  Traditionally teachers have left the classroom to assume an instructional...
The Hard Work of the Process of Change

The Hard Work of the Process of Change

The Complexity of Changing Outcomes for Students). But there is also internal change that teachers and administrators embark on, to create better learning conditions for their students.  Internal change efforts are not any easier to accomplish, even though the impetus...
KY Gives Day May 25 2016

KY Gives Day May 25 2016

What is KY Gives Day? KY Gives Day is an opportunity for Kentuckians (near and far) to come together to make donations to their favorite causes in an effort to raise as much money as possible in 24 hours through a single website on May 24, 2016. How Does Kentucky...

Responses to Issues Raised at Education Town Hall Meetings

www.ctlonline.org. Questions from the flyer: 1. Expectations of Schools: With CTL’s background in mind, we expect schools to develop the full capacities of students by engaging them in rigorous and interesting work that has application to the world beyond the school. ...
STEM Teacher Leadership Community Convening

STEM Teacher Leadership Community Convening

“Ten of the top 14 fastest growing industries in this country require significant know-how in science, technology, engineering and math (STEM). Yet America continues to underperform in these fields.” Alia Milgrom-Elcott, 100kin10.org This fact, paired with the chronic...
CTL Convenes Higher Ed Faculty On Teacher Leadership

CTL Convenes Higher Ed Faculty On Teacher Leadership

CTL Educational Programs and Leadership Specialist Mary Rudd calls it, “The beginning of a long conversation.” She’s describing the work CTL is doing in partnership with the Kentucky Department of Education (KDE), convening higher education faculty from around the...

Teacher Leadership: Form & Function

Leading from the Front of the Classroom: A Roadmap to Teacher Leadership that Works, The Aspen Institute deftly divides the elements essential for teacher leadership into form – roles supported to ensure they can actually be fulfilled – and function – initiatives...
KY Gives Day May 25 2016

Literacy in PBL

Reading with purpose Writing to learn Writing to demonstrate learning Engaging in academic discourse Noting observations Because PBL stresses having students engage as and with experts in the field, CTL’s content literacy framework lends itself to supporting students...