IMPLEMENTING NEW STANDARDS

The first step to successfully implementing new standards is to fully understand them. The Creating Clear Learning Targets modules guide you through the deconstruction process using standards from specific grades and subject areas. And, FIP in Action modules provide many examples of how formative instructional practices can be used to teach and assess Ohio's New Learning Standards.

Access the Creating Clear Learning Targets modules.

Access the FIP in Action modules.

MEASURING STUDENT PROGRESS

Are you working to establish student learning objectives (SLOs)? If you're working to create SLOs that will provide you with accurate information to act on, being well-versed in formative instructional practices can help. Knowing how to collect and document accurate and reliable evidence of student learning can help you create strong SLOs and monitor student progress throughout the year.

Check out the Designing Sound Assessment modules.
 

IMPROVING TEACHER EFFECTIVENESS

You are always striving to improve your effectiveness and ability to advance student learning. Learn how formative instructional practices align with the Ohio Teacher Evaluation System (OTES) and what you are expected to know and be able to do in your position as an educator.

Access the interactive crosswalk that shows how formative instructional practices are aligned to Ohio's Standards for the Teaching Profession.

 Download the brochure that crosswalks OTES to the Foundations of FIP modules.
Download the brochure that crosswalks OTES to all FIP modules.

IMPROVING PRINCIPAL EFFECTIVENESS

By deepening skill using formative instructional practices, you can become a more effective instructional leader. Learn how these practices align with the Ohio Principal Evaluation System (OPES) and what you are expected to know and be able to do in your role as a school leader.

Access the interactive crosswalk that shows the alignment between formative instructional practices and Ohio's Standards for Principals.

Download the brochure that crosswalks OPES to the Foundations of FIP modules.
Download the brochure that crosswalks OPES to all FIP modules.
 
 

USING THE OHIO IMPROVEMENT PROCESS

Formative instructional practices help teacher-based teams use best practices in leadership and work through Ohio’s Five-Step Process for improvement. Watch the video to learn how these practices inform each step of the process.

Learn more about the Ohio Leadership Advisory Council.