The Shape Of Change: The Continued Journey Of The Digital Convergence Framework
Across the country, a fundamental movement continues to take shape as school districts embark on the journey toward the personalized, modern learning environment. New champions begin to emerge and promote the transition. Instructional models evolve to accommodate unique profiles for individual learners. Curriculum changes to offer authentic learning experiences. Digital resources become integrated...
Paperback: 144 pages
Publisher: Magnusson-Skor Publishing; First Edition edition (July 11, 2018)
Package Dimensions: 8.6 x 5.4 x 0.5 inches
Amazon Rank: 1296415
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“Shawn Smith has created a modern playbook for school transformation. What makes Shawn's ideas and framework different from other is "At Scale". The Shape of Change provides easy to follow anecdotes and specific examples of actual public school dist...”
and connected. Professional learning programs prepare school-based leaders, instructional coaches, and teacher cohorts to lead and support the shift toward the modern classroom. The conditions are set for the modern learning environment to scale. And the next phase begins.In The Shape of Change, education futurist Dr. Shawn K. Smith identifies the common experiences districts face as they enter Stage 4 and 5 of the Digital Convergence Framework. While districts take a unique path in the Framework, Dr. Smith identifies the common patterns that drive and detract from progress. Using these common patterns, district leaders can diagnose the barriers preventing progress, while gaining immediate action items to move forward.The Shape of Change extends the work of The New Agenda to give district leaders and stakeholders a road map for working through the Digital Convergence Framework as the modern learning environment becomes institutionalized and teachers become champions of 21st century teaching and learning.