- BLISS: Building Literacy in the Social Studies
- SCALE: Science Curriculum Advancement through Literacy Enhancement
- Real World History
- Teacher Leadership
- Inspired Teaching Institute
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Inspired Teaching is great at jarring educators from a ‘norm’ in teaching and establishing the success of individual children (not classes, or grade levels, or test scores) as the center of the classroom. — 2009 Inspired Teaching Fellow
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A partnership between Inspired Teaching and DCPS, BLISS will reach DCPS social studies teachers and students, grades 9-12. BLISS will provide educators the training they need to continue building students’ independent thinking skills, equipping them to be thoughtful learners and engaged citizens.
A partnership between Inspired Teaching and DCPS, SCALE brings together a community of Teacher Leaders and content experts to create a K-12 science curriculum and a teacher training initiative to provide all K-12 DCPS science teachers the tools they need to implement inquiry-based instruction in their classrooms.
How do we engage young people so they drive their own education? How do we prepare students for success while motivating them to be lifelong learners? In school year 2014-15, Inspired Teaching has introduced a new approach to answering these critical questions, combining coursework with relevant internships to immerse students in Real World History.
Inspired Teachers engage their students, their colleagues, and their communities. Center for Inspired Teaching provides leadership opportunities for outstanding participants and alumni of all our innovative teacher training programs.
Our flagship professional development program challenges teachers of all academic subjects to build student achievement and meet rigorous standards in creative and effective ways.