This page contains many of the resources used in the NCSS 2011 Workshop entitled Differentiating Instruction from LD to AP: Teaching More Students Well.
Contact information for presenters

Julie Albrecht (jalbrecht@stpaulsmobile.net)
St. Paul's Episcopal School
161 Dogwood Lane
Mobile, AL 36608

Susan Santoli (ssantoli@southalabama.edu)
University of South Alabama
Department of Leadership and Teacher Education
UCOM 3107
Mobile, AL 36688-0002

Resources for Differentiating Instruction:

11 Practical Ways to Guide Teachers Toward Differentiation by Carolyn Chapman and Rita King http://www.cpco.on.ca/Learningto18/resources/11ways.pdf

Anchor Activities Allow Teachers to Work with Small Groups by Adam Waxler http://ezinearticles.com/?Anchor-Activities-Allow-Teachers-to-Work-With-Small-Groups&id=1968604

Best Practices: Instructional Strategies and Techniques http://wblrd.sk.ca/~bestpractice/sitemap.html

Breaking News English http://www.breakingnewsenglish.com/

Busting Myths about Differentiated Instruction by Rick Wormeli http://teachingss.pbworks.com/f/BustingMythsaboutDI.pdf

Myths and Misconceptions about English Language Learners http://www.cal.org/resources/Digest/myths.html

Dare to Differentiate wiki: http://daretodifferentiate.wikispaces.com/

Delving into Differentiation in Middle School http://www.mamleonline.org/resources/differentiation/implement.htm

Differentiate Instruction with Online Tools for Writing http://inclusiveschools.org/differentiate-instruction-with-online-tools-for-writing/

Differentiated Instructionhttp://www.internet4classrooms.com/di.htm

Differentiated Instruction http://www.tandl.leon.k12.fl.us/lang/DIindex.html

Differentiated Instruction by Tracey Hall http://www.cast.org/publications/ncac/ncac_diffinstruc.html

Differentiated Instruction in the English Classroom:Content, Process, Product and Assessment by Barbara King-Shaver and Alyce Hunter (excerpt) http://www.ohiorc.org/record/4442.aspx

Differentiated Instruction in the Foreign Language Classroom: Meeting the Diverse Needs of All Learners by Toni Theisen http://www.sedl.org/loteced/communique/n06.pdf

Differentiating Instruction:A Look at Learning Centers http://www.wilmette39.org/DI39/dipdf/UVALearningCetners2006.pdf

Differentiating Instruction for Advanced Learners in the Mixed-Ability Middle School Classroom http://drb.lifestreamcenter.net/workshops/differentiate/index.htm

Differentiating Instruction //http://www.learnerslink.com/curriculum.htm//

Differentiation of Instruction via the Entry Points of Howard Gardnerhttp://www.halfhollowhills.k12.ny.us/uploaded/PDFs/DI_Pdfs/Day_1/strickland.pdf

Differentiation Using Curriculum Compacting (ppt) The National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented http://www.gifted.uconn.edu/sem/pdf/Curriculum_Compacting.pdf

Differentiating Instruction:Finding Manageable Ways to Meet Individual Needs by Scott Willis and Larry Mann http://www.ascd.org/publications/curriculum-update/winter2000/Differentiating-Instruction.aspx

Dr. Kathie Nunley’s Layered Curriculum Web Site for Educators http://www.help4teachers.com/samples2.htm

English Banana http://www.englishbanana.com/

Enhancing Your Instructional Skills through Differentiation (ppt), The Access Center http://www.k8accesscenter.org/training_resources/Presentations.asp#differentiation

Everything ESL.net http://www.everythingesl.net/

Integrate to Differentiate-100+Product Possibilities http://farr-integratingit.net/Trainings/Differentiate/ProductPossibilities.htm

Layered Curriculum Lessons, Aligned with the Ohio Science Content Standards, for use in the High School Science Classroom http://edhd.bgsu.edu/~sbanist/611/final/mikebranchristine/layered.pdf

Mapping a Route Toward Differentiated Instruction by Carol Ann Tomlinson http://pdonline.ascd.org/pd_online/diffinstr/el199909_tomlinson.html

Paula Kluth: Differentiating Instruction:5 Easy Strategies for Inclusive Classrooms http://www.paulakluth.com/readings/differentiating-instruction/differentiating-instruction/

Strategies for Differentiation http://www.wilmette39.org/index.php?Itemid=232

The Differentiated Classroom-Responding to the Needs of All Learners by Carol Ann Tomlinson (1999)

Tiered Curriculum Project http://www.doe.in.gov/exceptional/gt/tiered_curriculum/welcome.html

WIDA English Language Proficiency Standards http://www.wida.us/standards/elp.aspx


Resources Used in Workshop Presentation

Free PDF-XChange viewer for PDF annotation. Download FREE version http://www.tracker-software.com/product/pdf-xchange-viewer

Glogster (EDU) http://edu.glogster.com/

Lin-Manuel Miranda Performs at the White House Poetry Jam : Alexander Hamilton
http://www.whitehouse.gov/photos-and-video/video/lin-manuel-miranda-performs-white-house-poetry-jam-8-8

PDF analysis sheets for written doc, photograph, cartoon, poster, map, artifact, motion pic, sound recording http://www.archives.gov/education/lessons/worksheets/

Power point lectures with optional audio for US History http://college.cengage.com/history/lecturepoints/index.html

Too Late to Apologize, American Revolution by Soomo Publishing http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uZfRaWAtBVg

Wonderful music videos on a variety of historical topics including the following one on the French Rev. http://www.youtube.com/user/historyteachers