Why Make a Growth Plan for PS2?
Related Knowledge, Skills and Attributes Related to Interim Certification:
KSA #3 Use documents to inform and direct planning, instruction and assessment of student progress; and the subject discipline they teach, and know which strategies are appropriate to help different students.
KSA #5 All students can learn, albeit at different rates and in different ways. They understand the need to respond to differences by creating multiple paths to learning for individuals and groups of students, including students with special learning needs.
KSA #9 There are many approaches to teaching and learning. They know a broad range of instructional strategies appropriate to their area of specialization and the subject discipline they teach, and know which strategies are appropriate to help different students achieve different outcomes.
KSA #10 The functions of traditional and electronic teaching/learning technologies. They know how to use and how to engage students in using these technologies.
KSA #15 The importance of career-long learning. They know how to assess their own teaching and how to work with others responsible for supervising and evaluating teachers. They know how to use the findings of assessments, supervision and evaluations to select, develop and implement their own professional development activities.
KSA #16 The importance of guiding their actions with a personal, overall vision of the purpose of teaching. They are able to communicate their vision, including how it has changed as a result of new knowledge, understanding and experience.