Educator Resources

Learn more about Leading with Learning by downloading our white papers, project overviews, lesson plans and tools, or articles and reports.

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White Papers

Developing Foundational Reading Skills in the Early Grades: Teaching Decoding Skills Through Small-Group Lessons

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Scaffolding Writing Through the “Teaching and Learning Cycle”

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Overview Documents

Leading with Learning Project Overview

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Systemically Transforming Teaching for English Learners: Graphic Overview

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Lesson Plans and Tools

Leading with Learning Student Observation Tool

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Unit Outline: Grades: 2–3 Community, Family, and Identity

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Model Lesson Plan: Grades: 4-6 Collaborative Text Reconstruction

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Articles and Reports

New teaching strategies are designed to help English learners succeed

Spanish-speaking teachers getting special training to meet California's demand for more bilingual teachers

The Writing-Centered Classroom

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Voices from the Field

"Students are not only learning relevant content and how to express themselves, but they are guided to apply their learning to make the world a better place, or their community a better place. It's about getting students to be 21st century-ready, to really work independently, to be broadly literate, and to really contribute to society."

- Sacramento County Unified School District Instructional Coach