Topics: Glossary

PDSA Cycle

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Plan, Do, Act, Study. Bi-weekly cycle through which teachers whose

UDL

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Universal Design for Learning. A framework for designing equitable learning

PS

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Productive Struggle. Refers to a process that allows students to

GS

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Goal Setting. Refers to conferences held with each student after

ABT

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Asset Based Thinking. A mindset that focuses primarily on people’s strengths

FG

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Flexible Groups. The strategy by which co-teaching teams ensure students

MAP Growth

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Measure of Academic Progress. Computer adaptive assessment that is used

CFM

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Classroom Facilitation Moves. Pedagogical moves used by teachers in order

KCA

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Knowledge, Competencies, and Approaches. Series of rubrics used to evaluate

DSG

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Differentiated Small Groups. Distinctive feature of BE classrooms. Purposeful, flexible,