RDC Innovator Profile: Heather Byington #CanUDiff

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Aug 14, 2015 · 2 min read
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Heather (right) enjoying working with a colleague.

Heather has been an educator for 16 years. She is currently a Teacher and Instructional Coach at North Thurston Public Schools, Lacey, Washington.

@ByingHeather

Title: Can You Spot the Differentiation?

Heather’s Short Story: I am a National Board Certified Teacher in the area of English as a New Language and worked for 10 years as a bilingual educator in a Spanish/English dual language program. I have provided professional development at the national, state, and local level to improve instruction of diverse learners. Currently, I am a half time classroom teacher and half time instructional coach.

Heather’s Idea In A Nutshell: Can You Spot the Differentiation? Compare 2 videos of the same lesson to identify instructional strategies that meet diverse learners’ needs.

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Interested in joining an Innovation Team to try out this idea? Check out all 14 Innovators’ ideas here. Want to learn more about Innovation Teams? Get your questions answered by email here.

What would it take to join Heather’s Innovation Team?

Instructional Coach

Team of Educators

Tripod

Video Recording Equipment

Video Editing Software

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The Innovators: Video in Professional Development

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Imagine a world where videos inspire teachers to improve their practice. Can you help us get there? http://bit.ly/rdcorg3

Redesign Challenge

The Innovators: Video in Professional Development

Redesign Challenge

Written by

Imagine a world where videos inspire teachers to improve their practice. Can you help us get there? http://bit.ly/rdcorg3

Redesign Challenge

The Innovators: Video in Professional Development

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