How knowledgeable are you about differentiation?

A. It’s all about choices!

B. Negotiable v. nonnegotiable items

C. Self-directed work time

D. Learning Styles Inventories

E. Remember to use higher-level thinking skills:

F. Taking advantage of technological resources

  • Technology as a motivator
  • School Center
  • Web 2.0

Great Online Resources

Books to Read:
Teaching Gifted Kids in the Regular Classroom by Susan Winebrenner
The Differentiated Classroom: Responding to the Needs of All Learners by Carol Ann Tomlinson
How to Differentiate Instruction in Mixed-Ability Classrooms by Carol Ann Tomlinson

Identifying and Enhancing the Strengths of Gifted Learners
Socratic Circles: Fostering Critical Thinking in Middle and High School
Virtual Circles: Using Technology to Enhance Literature Circles and Socratic Seminars
Differentiated Instructions: A Guide for Foreign Language Teachers
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