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Sustaining a Quality Co-Teaching Program -- Recommendations by Marilyn Friend

Marilyn Friend’s top three recommendations to ensuring a quality co-teaching program are.  

Self-Reflection Tool with Ms. Kody and Ms. Rogers

Ms. Rogers and Ms. Kody, Bowling Green Elemenary School, Caroline County (2018)

Data Collection and Analysis Podcast with Janelle Spitz

Janelle Spitz, Principal Mary Passage Middle School, Newport News City Schools (2018)

A Conversation: Family Engagement and Student Success

Michael Andrews, Director for Leadership Development at Flamboyan Foundation in Washington, DC (2018)

Mother and Son Share the Impact of the I'm Determined Project

Jonathan Brooks, an I'm Determined Youth Leader and his mother Tiffany Burton highlight how the I'm Determined project helped them make positive changes in their lives. 

A Mother and Daughter Co-Teaching Team's Story

A Unique Partnership at Lee Jackson Elementary School in Mathews County, VA

David Ferguson's Story: Growing up in Poverty Made me the Principal I Am Today

Principal, Rappahannock High School, Richmond County Schools

Ruth Tobey's Story: A Special Educator Reflects on Student Success
Ronnie Sidney's Story: My Experience with Champions in Education
Rocky Run Elementary's Story: Achieving Outstanding Results
Lancaster's Story: Building School Community through Peer-to-Peer Social Skills Modeling

To learn more about Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS) of Virginia click here.

Student Stories: Middle School Experiences with I’m Determined

To learn more about the I'm Determined project click here.

Creativity for Collaboration and Differentiation

Dr. Carol Tieso, keynote speaker at the 24th Annual Symposium on Professional Collaboration and Inclusive Education (2013)

Gildersleeve's Story, One School's Experience with I'm Determined
Taylor's Story:  My Experience with Asperger's Syndrome and I'm Determined
Jo-Beth’s Story: Finding My Voice with Assistive Technology
Dr. Lisa Dieker-Successful Collaborative Classrooms and Practical Ideas that Support the Success of ALL Teachers and ALL Students in the 21st Century Co-Taught Classroom

Writer's Workshop 
Lisa Emerson (2012)

From Seatwork to Feetwork-Engaging Students in Their Own Learning

Ron Nash, Keynote Speaker: W&M Symposium on Professional Collaboration and Inclusive Education (2011)   

Emily's Story-Diagnosed with Obsessive Compulsive Disorder

Say Yes to College (2011)

Teacher Collaboration for Effective Instruction

Todd Gravois, President and CEO of ICAT Resources
Keynote Speaker: W&M Symposium on Professional Collaboration and Inclusive Education (2010)

Working Smarter, Not Harder - Syms Middle School Collaborative Teams

Hampton City Schools (2012)

Instructional Consultation for Student and Teacher Growth

Instructional Consultation for Student and Teacher Growth  (longer version)
Instructional Consultation for Student and Teacher Growth (shorter version)
Stafford Elementary School (2010)

Getting Students Over The Fence in Newport News

Newport News Public Schools (2010)

Building Partnerships for Learning: A Conversation with Jim Knight

Keynote Speaker: Symposium on Professional Collaboration and Inclusive Education (2009)

Changing Behavior and School Culture at South Morrison Elementary School

Newport News Public Schools (2009)

Journey to Inclusive Practices

Post Oak Middle School (2009)

South Morrison Elementary School Cafeteria Program

Newport News Public Schools (2008)


Northampton Elementary School (2008)