LATEST EVENTS - Workshops, Online Classes, Academies and Cohorts to support the continued growth of AIW Teachers and Coaches.

Helping Teachers and Districts Succeed Since 2007

Our mission is to fundamentally transform the quality of student learning through teacher professional development by using the AIW framework to foster deep reflective practice – with profound respect for the work and for the people doing it.

GOALS FOR STUDENTS THROUGH AIW FRAMEWORK:

    • Develop higher order thinking
    • Demonstrate complex understanding of significant concepts, and
    • Engage in work that has meaning and value beyond school

HOW IT WORKS

The 5 Phases of Becoming an AIW School

  • Explore AIW

    The Process starts here. Where you assess where on the reform-ready spectrum your school is.

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  • Pilot

    Fosters risk-taking and in-depth learning for 1-2 teams with a certified AIW Coach.

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  • Expand

    Builds the collective, as more people join AIW teams until everyone participates.

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  • Integrate

    Personalize learning, supporting individual journeys to strengthen the collective.

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  • Innovate

    Incorporate in a new reform, while keeping AIW as the backdrop for rigorous teaching.

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Feature

June’s Feature: The Center for AIW’s New Website

By: Dana Carmichael / Jun 13th, 2016 / Feature

For friends and family of school-age kids, summer is a time of transitions. It’s a chance to wish new graduates well as they embark on life’s…

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Feature

AIW Changes the Quality of Learning—Even at the PhD Level

By: Dana Carmichael / May 17th, 2016 / Feature

Her topic, student teaching, might sound rather ordinary, but Jehanne’s approach turned it into extraordinary.

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Blog

Navigating the Role of Teacher-Leader

By: Dana Carmichael / May 17th, 2016 / Blog

How your district could deepen its commitment to AIW?

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