How to Facilitate District-Wide, Teacher-Led Curriculum Development with Dr. Steven Weber (Time for Teachership Podcast)

Lindsay LyonsTime for Teachership Podcast, timeforteachership

  Curriculum is part of every classroom, every grade level, and every subject matter. It’s key importance to the field of teaching and education demands we’re always checking in and asking: how is our curriculum serving and supporting students?  In his role as the Associate Superintendent of Teaching and Learning with Fayetteville Public Schools, Dr. Steven Weber is continually asking … Read More

7 Resources for Justice-Based Curriculum Design (Time for Teachership)

Lindsay LyonsTime for Teachership Podcast, timeforteachership

  No matter how long you’ve been teaching, curriculum design requires ongoing growth and development. Creating relevant and impactful curriculum that hits learning targets is no easy task! But if we want to truly set up our students for success in this world, it’s a necessary one.  To help make this process a bit simpler, I’ve pulled together seven resources … Read More

Transforming Curriculum in 3 Years Through a Culture of Coaching and Joy with Chris Chappotin and Alisen Adcock (Time for Teachership Podcast)

Lindsay LyonsTime for Teachership Podcast, timeforteachership

  When you think about education, instruction, or curriculum, what comes to mind? Is fun and joy part of your perception or goals? Is levity, connection, and celebration part of your curriculum and teaching goals?  If it’s not, you need to listen to Episode 93 of the Time for Teachership podcast. On it, we hear from Chris Chappotin, Assistant Superintendent … Read More

Key Curriculum Review Practice for Educators: Values-Action Alignment Activity (Time for Teachership Podcast)

Lindsay LyonsTime for Teachership Podcast, timeforteachership

  Each educator has their own personal values. And every class, school, or district has them too. Some of these values are deeply integrated into classroom curriculum while others are placeholders on the website.  No matter where you are on this spectrum, we can all agree that there needs to be alignment between values—what we say we care about—and what … Read More

What is a Guaranteed and Viable Curriculum? with Dr. TJ Vari (Time for Teachership)

Lindsay LyonsTime for Teachership Podcast, timeforteachership

  As educators, we wear a lot of hats. Every day is full of diverse, varied tasks and responsibilities that keep our days full. Dr. TJ Vari, guest on episode 91 of The Time for Teachership podcast, also wears many hats—he’s a superintendent in a fast-growing school district, professor, coach for principals, father, and social justice advocate.  And the variety … Read More