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The Importance of Relationships

This blog post is from Kevin Pioli-Hunt, PLP Pathways contributor and teacher in Swift House,Williston Central School.This job is all about relationships. This was one of the first things I learned from…

PLP Pathways: Supporting Teachers and Act 77

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Today’s post is brought to you by Don Taylor, language arts and social studies teacher at Main Street Middle School in Montpelier and co-director of PLP Pathways.IntroductionThe PLP Pathways collaborative…

PLP Pathways: It's a Wrap

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For PLP Pathways, today marks the start of summer. Yesterday, we finished the 2017-2018 school year with the closing of the Middle Grades Institute at Castleton University. As always, the Institute gave…

The emPOWERment of Authentic Audiences

Written by Alison Gauthier, Dawn McConnell & Hope McConnellVermont’s Act 77 encompasses three pillars - Personalized Learning Plans, Flexible Pathways, and Proficiency-Based Learning and Assessment. Fluid…

Teen Health Week at U-32: Student Involvement in Health & Wellness

Teen Health Week at U-32: Student Involvement in Health & WellnessWritten by Meaghan Falby & Alison GauthierVermont’s Act 77 encompasses three pillars to support 21st century learners: Proficiency-Based…

Flexible Pathways: Building Community Partnerships for Student Success

Today’s post is brought to you by Don Taylor, language arts and social studies teacher at Main Street Middle School in Montpelier and co-director of PLP Pathways.IntroductionAs Act 77 matures, many different…

Our Work is Worth It!

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Today’s post is brought to you by Kevin Hunt, middle level generalist at Williston Central School and PLP Pathways contributor. It seems whenever there is a paradigm shift in education it is always accompanied…

Middle Grades Conference Highlights Excellence in Practice

Today’s post is brought to you by Don Taylor, language arts and social studies teacher at Main Street Middle School in Montpelier and co-director of PLP Pathways.On January 27th the Middle Grades Collaborative…

Building Learning Relationships through Goals, Feedback and Reflection

Today’s post is brought to you by Don Taylor, language arts and social studies teacher at Main Street Middle School in Montpelier and co-director of PLP Pathways.In our last blog entry, we discussed a…

Building Identity Units Through the Personal Learning Framework

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Today’s post is brought to you by Don Taylor, language arts and social studies teacher at Main Street Middle School in Montpelier and co-director of PLP Pathways.The school year is in full swing and as…

Welcome to the 2017-2018 School Year!

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Today’s post is brought to you by Don Taylor, language arts and social studies teacher at Main Street Middle School in Montpelier and co-director of PLP Pathways.Welcome to the 2017 - 2018 edition of PLP…

Power, Purpose, and Partnership @ the 2017 P2 Summit

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This post was written by Tevye Kelman of UP for Learning and originally appeared on the Center for Collaborative Education blog. Posted with permission.In a recent post on the Center for Collaborative…