Kati

Kati Pearson, Director of Teaching and Learning, Lake County, Florida

Video: ” Reflections on the Choice of LDC”

Kati Person encourages other educators to consider the insights and benefits that teachers experience after being trained by National Literacy Project Partners to incorporate LDC modules in their classrooms.

Video: “Positive Change in Student Work Products”

Listen to Kati Pearson describe the increase in classroom rigor and expectations for student work after teachers designed and implemented LDC modules in their instruction. She reports a dramatic difference in the quality of student work products.
Video: “The Instructional Ladder and Being Observed by the Principal”

Maria

Maria Rooney, 8th grade ELA Teacher, Pasco County, Florida

Video: “The Instructional Ladder and Being Observed by the Principal”
Listen to Maria Rooney express her belief that any day in the classroom where the LDC Instructional Ladder is unfolding will become a “stellar day” where students are engaged and active learners.