Where does this fit into my work?

Learn how effective teachers create a sense of urgency and develop their presence when managing their classrooms and supporting scholars in meeting expectations by using:

  • Strong Voice that is both warm and demanding.
  • Practicing "Be Seen Looking" is an effective strategy to gather classroom data.
  • Finding your effective square up stance.
  • Practicing economy of language in directions.

Supplemental Resources for School Leaders

Interested in delivering this professional development to your own staff? Below are the presentation materials used this summer during an Achievement First professional development for current school leaders. Please feel free to use these as resources to edit so that you can cater to your own school and staff.


5-8Reading.CloseReading.GR6.Ratray.'Sensitivity Analysis.'Clip2088 from Uncommon Schools on Vimeo.


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