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NEWLY ADDED!  Rebound, A Playbook for Rebuilding Agency, Accelerating Learning Recovery and Rethinking Schools

NEWLY ADDED! Rebound, A Playbook for Rebuilding Agency, Accelerating Learning Recovery and Rethinking Schools

Rebound is a book that is a gift to educators!

The book is an amazing resource for educators to rethink our classrooms and schools as we work to recover from the COVID-19 pandemic. We have had many struggles in education, however, we have also learned new strategies that we need to capture and continue to implement as we move out of the pandemic.

This book will help you do that!

Graduate Credits/Clock Hours: 3 Quarter Graduate Credits offered through Seattle Pacific University or 30 Clock Hours offered.
(Graduate credits will be available soon!)

WA State educators have the option of earning 30 clock hours offered through ESD 112.

Texas Education Agency Approved CPE provider.

Required Reading: Rebound, A Playbook for Rebuilding Agency, Accelerating Learning Recovery, and Rethinking Schools, by Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, Dominique Smith and John Hattie.

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1) Purchase and read Rebound, A Playbook For Rebuilding Agency, Accelerating Learning Recovery, and Rethinking Schools, by Douglas Fisher, Nancy Frey, Dominique Smith and John Hattie.

       You can find this book at amazon.com or your favorite bookstore. 

Be sure you order the correct book! There are several books similar to this one.  

2) Write complete answers to all of the questions on the Book Study Handout. The handout is provided to you after registration is completed.

3) Create a chart like the one found on page 57 of the text, including at least 4 instructional strategies from the Menu of Teacher Practices (pages 48-49) for each of the 3 areas (Student Opportunities, Student-Teacher Collaboration and Teacher-Led Approaches).

4) Write a 2-3 page paper detailing tangible actions you will take in your educational setting to build a student agency initiative. Describe in detail how these actions will support an increase in student achievement and discuss which skill(s) will be the easiest to address, which skill(s) will be the hardest to address, and why.

All 4 assignments must be completed within 1 year. Upload completed handout and paper to your Dashboard on the website or email all completed assignments and paperwork to lorie@teacherstudy.org.

SPU NOTE: Please be sure to register prior to completing any coursework. Registering for a course after coursework has been started violates accreditation standards and puts the University at risk; therefore, SPU reserves the right to not award credit if students are found to be in violation of this policy.

1) All (4) assignments must be completed within (1) year. Upload your documents to your Teacher Study Dashboard or Email all completed assignments and paperwork to lorie@teacherstudy.org .

2) The rubric for the Book Study Handout is broken down into (5) goal areas.

The first goal area pertains to questions #1-14, 29-35, and 53-60 on the handout. You will simply need to answer these questions and earn a “1”, “2”, “3”, or “4” according to the rubric.

The second goal area pertains to questions #15-20 on the handout. You will simply need to answer these questions and earn a “1”, “2”, “3”, or “4” according to the rubric.

The third goal area pertains to questions #21-28 on the handout. You will simply need to answer these questions and earn a “1”, “2”, “3”, or “4” according to the rubric.

The fourth goal area pertains to questions #36-43 and 49-52 on the handout. You will simply need to answer these questions and earn a “1”, “2”, “3”, or “4” according to the rubric.

The fifth goal area pertains to questions #44-48 on the handout. You will simply need to answer these questions and earn a “1”, “2”, “3”, or “4” according to the rubric.

The maximum number of combined points that can be earned is 24 (4 points on each of the 5 goal areas for the answers to the questions on the handout and 4 points for the reflection paper).

3) The rubric for the Rebound Reflection Paper explains how to earn a “1”, “2”, “3” or “4”.

“A” grade = 24 points

“B” grade = 22-23 points

“C” grade = 20-21 points

“D” grade = 18-19 points

“E” grade = 17 points or less

A “NC” (no credit) grade will be given if all (3) assignments are not completed within (1) year.

Earn 3 graduate level quarter credits offered through Seattle Pacific University, an accredited university. Additional $180 fee, payable to SPU. You must register with SPU* first to earn graduate credit.
*SPU graduate credits will be available soon! 

Students also have the option of earning 30 Clock Hours. Other known terms include, but are not limited to, Professional Development Hours, Professional Development Points, Continuing Education Units, Professional Development Units or your school district's equivalent language for clock hours earned.

A Certificate of Completion will be provided once coursework is reviewed and graded.

Note: WA State Educators have the option of earning 30 Clock Hours offered through ESD 112.  Educator is responsible for the $3 per clock hour fee. ESD clock hour claim code will be forwarded to you once the course is completed.

Online book studies that have not been accessed are refundable within 5 days of purchase date. No refund will be issued on any assignment that has been accessed, viewed, or partially completed. Online training courses may not be transferred to another student.

SPU refunds per SPU policy. Please visit their website for more information.