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 (
St. Paul's Episcopal School
161 Dogwood Lane
Mobile, AL 36608

Susan Santoli (
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

Anchor Activities Allow Teachers to Work with Small Groups by Adam Waxler

Best Practices: Instructional Strategies and Techniques

Breaking News English

Busting Myths about Differentiated Instruction by Rick Wormeli

Myths and Misconceptions about English Language Learners

Dare to Differentiate wiki:

Delving into Differentiation in Middle School

Differentiate Instruction with Online Tools for Writing

Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated Instruction

Differentiated Instruction by Tracey Hall

Differentiated Instruction in the English Classroom:Content, Process, Product and Assessment by Barbara King-Shaver and Alyce Hunter (excerpt)

Differentiated Instruction in the Foreign Language Classroom: Meeting the Diverse Needs of All Learners by Toni Theisen

Differentiating Instruction:A Look at Learning Centers

Differentiating Instruction for Advanced Learners in the Mixed-Ability Middle School Classroom

Differentiating Instruction //

Differentiation of Instruction via the Entry Points of Howard Gardner

Differentiation Using Curriculum Compacting (ppt) The National Research Center on the Gifted and Talented

Differentiating Instruction:Finding Manageable Ways to Meet Individual Needs by Scott Willis and Larry Mann

Dr. Kathie Nunley’s Layered Curriculum Web Site for Educators

English Banana

Enhancing Your Instructional Skills through Differentiation (ppt), The Access Center


Integrate to Differentiate-100+Product Possibilities

Layered Curriculum Lessons, Aligned with the Ohio Science Content Standards, for use in the High School Science Classroom

Mapping a Route Toward Differentiated Instruction by Carol Ann Tomlinson

Paula Kluth: Differentiating Instruction:5 Easy Strategies for Inclusive Classrooms

Strategies for Differentiation

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

Tiered Curriculum Project

WIDA English Language Proficiency Standards

Resources Used in Workshop Presentation

Free PDF-XChange viewer for PDF annotation. Download FREE version

Glogster (EDU)

Lin-Manuel Miranda Performs at the White House Poetry Jam : Alexander Hamilton

PDF analysis sheets for written doc, photograph, cartoon, poster, map, artifact, motion pic, sound recording

Power point lectures with optional audio for US History

Too Late to Apologize, American Revolution by Soomo Publishing

Wonderful music videos on a variety of historical topics including the following one on the French Rev.