Learning On Their Feet

student collaboration

Teacher Quality Standards

  • QS III: Teachers plan and deliver effective instruction and create an environment that facilitates learning for their students.
    • Element E: Teachers provide students with opportunities to work in teams and develop leadership.

This video shows a strategy called vertical learning, in which groups of students congregate around a vertical writing service for collaborative work.  Student roles and ways that the strategy is used to highlight student thinking are shown.