College and Career Ready Standards-based Practices

KET Adult Professional Development Classroom Videos: Adult Education Standards

This collection of segments of actual classroom videos was produced by KET as part of Kentucky Adult Education’s (KYAE) effort to introduce adult literacy, basic education, and GED® instructors to the College and Career Readiness Standards (CCRS). The videos provide examples of strategies for teaching to the CCRS in the adult education classroom. In particular, examples are shown that follow Effective Teaching and Learning Practices as documented in the Standards in Action Observation Tool. “Standards-in-Action: Innovations for Standards-Based Education, Copyright © 2011 U.S. Department of Education.” Material from Standards-in-Action: Innovations for Standards-Based Education is included pursuant to a license from the U.S. Department of Education.

The videos include the following topics: Establishing Prior Knowledge, Introducing the Lesson, Student Participation, Closing a Lesson, Stimulating Student Thinking, Building Connections, Checking for Student Understanding, Outlining Lesson Objectives, Questioning Techniques, Student Participation/Math, Authentic Contexts for Learning, and Reflecting on Learning.

Observing Standards-in-Action: ESL Classroom Lesson on writing Produced by Oppix Productions under a contract with MPR Associates from the U.S. Department of Education at the Prince William County  Public Schools Education Program, Woodbridge VA