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Learning Walks as a Collaborative Tool

Learning Walks as a Collaborative Tool

Author: Katie Hou

In this lesson you will learn the purpose and types of learning walks.

In this lesson, you will learn how a learning walk supports collaboration and continuous improvement through the use of the PLC structure.

In this lesson, you will learn how to leverage technology to conduct and analyze data from learning walks.

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Notes on “Learning Walks as a Collaborative Tool”


(00:00-00:20) Introduction

(00:21-01:12) Learning Walk Overview

(01:13-04:18) Types of Learning Walks

(04:19-05:04) Learning Walks and Collaboration and PLCs

(05:05-05:48) Using technology to Support Learning Walks

(05:49-06:11) Reflection

(06:12-06:43) Conclusion

Additional Resources

Using Teacher Learning Walks to Improve Instruction

This article explains how learning walks actually improve the instruction of the teachers that conduct the walkthroughs by providing them an opportunity to observe other teachers' practice. See page 2 for a video example of how to conduct a learning walk.

The Learning Walk

The 2014 National Teacher of the Year finalist demonstrates how and why to use a learning walk to improve instruction. This video highlights the importance of having a focus when conducting a learning walk.