How does your vision of instructive drive the way and what of your adoption? An instructional vision helps to communicate the expectations for teaching and learning and creates a foundation for what the district considers effective instruction in a classroom. This vision acts as a guide through your adoption process and serves as a critical lens through which all potential materials are reviewed. It will guide all decisions districts, school leaders, and teachers make about classroom experiences-such as instructional materials adoptions and teacher professional development. In this webinar, you will hear from Dr. Todd David (Aldine, TX ISD) and Jesse Melgares (New Teacher Center) about how they tackled the creation of an instructional vision and how this work has impacted their materials adoption process.
This issue of InQuiring Minds reaches back to explore that initial feeling of curiosity that can then spark all learning, creativity,