- Making Student Thinking Visible
In this course you will learn skills used to Make Students Thinking Visible (MSTV). You will hear from Jon Saphier, founder and president of Research for Better Teaching, Inc., and Lucy West, Founder of Metamorphosis TLC, on the concepts, embedded values, and operating principles of MSTV. You will explore these principles in depth and practice building a robust talk environment that builds student confidence and extends their capacity to manage discussions. Along the way you will learn about teaching habits that have to change and about the preparation and planning needed to fully integrate MSTV into your classroom.
Making Student Thinking Visible
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“The teachers can't get enough! Teachers rave about the training even given the intensity and workload. They are employing strategies and insights from the training into their repertoire and remark of noticeable improvement in student retention of content.”
Janice Gauthier, Director of Curriculum and Development, Everett Public Schools, MA
“MSTV is transformative in the classroom. It’s a simple, easy way to ensure that your classroom is truly student-centered. Once I created MSTV lessons for the books we read, my students were challenged to think about literature in exciting and personal ways, and I saw the impact in increased student understanding and higher test scores.”
Nancy G. Barile, NBCT, Revere High School, A.P. English Teacher
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