Differentiated Instruction

Participant and Presenter Materials

Differentiation is an instructional process in which teachers proactively modify curriculum, instruction, learning activities, and student products to maximize each student’s growth and individual success by meeting their learning needs.

Learner Objectives

  • Identify and explain the key principles of differentiated instruction.
  • Examine teaching practices that differentiate content, process, and/or product according to students’ needs.
  • Expand your repertoire of instructional strategies that support differentiated instruction.

Participant and Presenter Materials

Participant Handouts

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 Presenter Materials

In addition to the participant materials, the Power Point files with detailed presenter notes are available for each learning package. For some packages, additional presenter resources are also suggested.

Presenter PowerPoint with Notes

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Implementation Supports

Word Practice Profile

Word Implementation Fidelity Checklist

Additional Information and Resources

Word Differentiated Instruction Reference List