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Professional Learning

Page history last edited by Lisa Boyd 2 years, 9 months ago

Student Teaching Class Guest Facilitator, Mercer University Atlanta, 22 September 2018

 

Student Teaching Class Guest Facilitator, Mercer University Atlanta, 31 March 2018

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop, Valdosta High School (Valdosta, GA), 17 October 2017

 

Hall County English pre-AP and AP Vertical Team Workshops for middle and high school teachers (Gainesville, GA), 23-24 June 2017 

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop, Columbus High School (Columbus, GA), 17 October 2016

Improving Analysis Skills through Student-Led Discussion

Strategies and Resources for AP Literature Exam Success & Feedback from the 2016 AP Reading

 

Henry County Schools Professional Learning workshop, 27 July 2016

(AP Literature & Language Community of Practice)

Reading Visual Texts as Argument and Social Commentary in AP English

 

Georgia Department of Education Webinar, AP Literature Exam Writing, 22 June 2016

2016 AP Literature Exam FRQ 3 (intentional deception) reading feedback

 

Georgia Department of Education Webinar, AP Literature Exam Writing, 20 April 2016

Less is More: Support to Independence in One Year

 

Georgia Department of Education Webinar, AP Literature Exam Multiple-Choice, 23 March 2016

Coaching Students to Score on the AP Literature Exam Multiple-Choice Section

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop, Davidson Fine Arts (Augusta, GA), 16 October 2015

Strategies and Resources for AP Literature Exam Success

 

Henry County Schools Professional Learning workshops, 11 March 2015

Re-Inventing Assessment:

Close-Reading & Socratic Seminar with Informational Texts and Documents

 

Henry County Schools Professional Learning workshops, 23 February 2015

AP Literature & Language Community of Practice 

  • Multiple-Choice Strategies: 2013 AP English Literature Exam, 2012 AP English Language Exam, 2004 AP Language Exam passage (Wright's "The Albuquerque Graveyard"), 2007 AP Language Exam passage (DuBois's "The White World"), AP Language MC analysis assessment rubric & student samples, AP Literature MC analysis assessment rubric & student samples
  • Free-Response Questions:  2014 AP Literature & Language FRQ3 samples, 2013 AP Literature & Language FRQ3 samples

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (Metro Region), 10 October 2014

Strategies for AP Literature Exam Success

 

Henry County Schools Pre-Planning workshops, 29 July 2014

AP Literature Community of Practice 

AP Language Community of Practice

 

Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools AP Literature workshops, 4-5 June 2014

Course Construction

Complexity

AP Exam preparation

 

National Council of Teachers of English conference (Boston, MA), 22 November 2013

(Re)inventing Assessment: Increasing Rigor and Engagement with Socratic Seminar

 

Henry County Schools Professional Learning, 5 November 2013

Common Core Shift: Focus on Informational Texts

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (South Georgia Region), 9 October 2013

Complexity, Duality, Ambiguity: Scaffolding for Poetry and Prose Analysis

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (South Georgia Region), 9 October 2013

Staring Into the Heart of Darkness with Students of Varied Abilities and Levels

 

Georgia Council of Teachers of English Conference, 22 February 2013

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (South Georgia Region), 9 November 2012

Less is More: What to Teach in the AP English Literature Class

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (Middle Georgia and South Georgia Regions), 5 October 2012 and 9 November 2012

Putting the Horse in Front of the Cart: Teaching Students to Write Well-Developed AP Exam Essays

 

Georgia Council of Teachers of English conference, 17 February 2012

Connecting Across Texts: Thematic Unit Design for CCGPS 

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (Metro Atlanta Region), 17 October 2011

Focusing on the Fundamentals: Constructing Your AP English Literature Course

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshops (North Georgia Region,  South Georgia Region & Metro Atlanta Region); 7, 13, & 17 October 2011

Coaching Students to Tackle the AP Exam Multiple-Choice Section

 

University of Georgia English Education Student Teaching class, 22 September 2011

Assessing, and Planning, and Teaching!  Oh, my!

 

Rockdale County Public Schools, Professional Learning for English Language Arts Teachers grades 9-12, 18 March 2011 

Teaching Persuasive Writing through Advertising: Rhetorical Triangle and Counter-Argument

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (South Georgia Region), 25 February 2011

Teaching Students to Detect Theme and Devices for Literary Analysis

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (Metro Atlanta Region), 12 October 2010

What to Teach and When to Teach It: Structuring the AP English Literature Class

 

Georgia Department of Education AP Regional Workshop (Metro Atlanta Region), 3 October 2008

Teaching to the Test: Preparing Students to Write AP Literature Exam Essays

 

 

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