PTC Course Resources

PTC Instructional Supervision/ TTC Instructional Supervision Tools for Teacher Leaders


Web Resources

All Kinds of Minds: Understanding Differences

All Things PLC: Research, Articles, Data and Tools about Professional Learning Communities

ASCD: Association for Supervision & Curriculum Development

Center for Adaptive Schools

Common Core Standards Initiative

Corwin Press: Publisher of Professional Development Materials

eCove (observation software)

Fierce: Leadership Development and Training

Great Meetings, Inc.

Habits of Mind

International Society for Technology in Education

Impact - evaluation system 

IObservation (observation software)

Lesson Group Study at Mills College: Selected Lesson Study Articles

Ken Blanchard

Miravia: Products, Publications and Seminars for Learning-Focused Classrooms

National School Reform Faculty: Protocols

New Teacher Center

Learning Forward (formerly National Staff Development Council)

Research for Better Teaching

Sabine Parish School District: Instructional Strategies Online

Standards Tracker 

Stenhouse Publishers

Stokes Publishing Company: Teacher Timers

Teaching Channel (videos)  

The Center for Cognitive Coaching

The Center for Public Education

The (Charlotte) Danielson Group

The Marshall Memo

The Society for Organizational Learning

The Solution Tree

Utah Personnel Development Center

Observation Software/Apps


Google Docs 

LoTi Observer Walkthrough Tool

Technology Observation Tool

LoTi Digital-Age Survey


iPad Apps


Classroom Walk-Through

Three Ring


Look For


Print Resources

Advancing Formative Assessment in Every Classroom: A Guide for Instructional Leaders: Connie M. Moss, Susan M. Brookhart, ASCD, 2009

Classroom Instruction that Works, Robert Marzano, ASCD 2001

Data Wise: A Step-by-Step Guide to Using Assessment Results to Improve Teaching and Learning, Kathryn Boudett et al, Harvard Educational Pub Group, 2005

Effective Supervision: Supporting the Art and Science of Teaching (Professional Development): Marzano,Frontier,Livingston, ASCD, 2011.

Enhancing Professional Practice: A Framework for Teaching, Charlotte Danielson, ASCD, 2007

Focus: Elevating the Essentials To Radically Improve Student Learning, Mike Schmoker ASCD, 2011

Good to Great: Why Some Companies Make the Leap and Others Don’t, Jim Collins, Harper Business, 2001

Improving Student Learning One Principal at a Time: Jane E. Pollock and Sharon M. Ford, ASCD, 2009.

Leadership Capacity for Lasting School Improvement, Linda Lambert, ASCD, 2003

Leadership for Learning: Carl D. Glickman, ASCD, 2002.

Motion Leadership: the Skinny on Becoming Change Savvy, Michael Fullan, Corwin Press, 2009

Professional Learning Communities at Work, Richard DuFour, ASCD 1998

Qualities of Effective Principals, Stronge, Richard and Catano, ASCD, 2008

Results Now: How We Can Achieve Unprecedented Improvements in Teaching and Learning, Mike Schmoker, ASCD, 2006

Rethinking Teacher Supervision and Evaluation: Kim Marshall, Jossey-Bass, 2009

Talk It Out! The Educator's Guide to Successful Difficult Conversations: Barbara. E. Sanderson, Eye on Education, 2005.

The Art and Science of Teaching, Robert Marzano, ASCD 2007

What Works in Schools: Translating Research into Action, Robert Marzano, ASCD, 2003