All learners have the right to communicate, and communication is a prerequisite for teaching and learning.
Additionally, autonomous communication requires literacy, and our goal must be to allow all learners to express what they want to communicate.
- language development strategies, including core vocabulary
- more robust tools such as Pragmatic Organization Dynamic Display (PODD)
- structuring daily literacy instruction for students with significant disabilities and complex communication needs
Quick Wins are individual modules, each focused on one high leverage practice from an Alt+Shift professional learning opportunity. Quick wins include a combination of video, text, downloadable resources, and practice opportunities. They are designed for quick consumption, immediate implementation, and high impact.
Partnered Learning Courses
Alt+Shift partners with intermediate school districts (ISDs) to provide training and implementation support for its professional learning opportunities. Select an option below to learn more about each professional learning opportunity and how to participate.