Effective Communication

About

In education, effective communication with students, parents, colleagues, and the community is vital to establishing relationships and building a successful learner-centered culture.

 

 

Resources

Google DocEffective Communication Guidebook - resources for 3 modules of content.  Educators and professional development providers can integrate these resources into new or existing activities or training.  Each module provides:

  • Driving question for the module
  • Learning objectives for the learners
  • Professional learning activity document based on the 5E's Inquire model for out-of-the-box training
  • Webinar Recording for asynchronous learning
  • Presentation for use in leading training
  • Protocol for deeper or reflective thinking

Google DocToolkit - a companion to the Effective Communication Guidebook, this resource can be used when creating your own custom professional development. It contains the following elements:

  • Description of what each module focuses on
  • Guiding questions used to develop the Effective Communication slide decks and videos
  • Content resources used in the Effective Communication one-pagers
  • Integrated technology connections that can easily be integrated into activities when using these materials
  • Protocols or thinking routines referenced

Some ways in which the toolkit may be useful to you include:

  • Developing your own custom professional development around this topic, 
  • Integrating these ideas/skills into other existing content or offerings
  • Expanding on or modifying the pre-created resources provided in the Guidebook

Video DocumentToolkit Overview