Component 4d: Participating in a Professional Community
Charlotte Danielson’s Description of Component 4d
Danielson, Charlotte. "Component 4d: Participating in a Professional Community." Enhancing Professional Practice: a Framework for Teaching. Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2007. 99 - 102. Print.
Superintendent Tierney’s Letter to Faculty about the Responsibilities Required of PLCs
PLC Description for K-5 teachers
PLC Description for MS/HS Teachers
Professional Learning Community Book Resources
Blankstein, Alan M. Failure Is Not an Option: 6 Principles for Making Student Success the Only Option. Thousand Oaks, CA: Corwin, 2010. Print.
DuFour, Richard, et al. Learning by Doing: A Handbook for Professional Learning Communities at Work. Bloomington, IN: Solution Tree, 2010. Print.
DuFour, Richard, Robert E. Eaker, and Rebecca Burnette. DuFour. On Common Ground: The Power of Professional Learning Communities. Bloomington, IN: National Educational Service, 2005. Print.
Schmoker, Michael J. "Professional Learning Communities: The Surest, Fastest Path to Instructional Improvement." Results Now: How We Can Achieve Unprecedented Improvements in Teaching and Learning. Alexandria, VA: Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development, 2006. Print.
Big Ideas in Professional Learning Communities
DuFour, Richard. "What Is a Professional Learning Community?" Educational Leadership 61.8 (2004): 6-11. Web. http://pdonline.ascd.org/pd_online/secondary_reading/el200405_dufour.html .
Professional Learning Community Resources Website
"All Things PLC, All in One Place." AllThingsPLC: Research, Education Tools and Blog for Building a Professional Learning Community. Web. 28 Feb. 2012. http://allthingsplc.info/ .