Conditions for Growth:

  • Time
  • Support
  • Self-selected goal
  • Experience and reflection
  • Risk-taking
  • Real need and motivation
  • Mentorship
  • Coaching
  • Feedback
    • Reflect on your purpose
    • Focus on the behavior, not the person
    • Lead with questions
    • Inject positivity






Action Research

  • Select a focus
  • Clarify theories
  • Identify research questions
  • Collecting data
  • Analyzing data
  • Reporting results
  • Taking informed action

ASCD information
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