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Using Differentiated Instruction in the Classroom

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Students with learning disabilities or special needs often require accommodations such as differentiated instruction. This set of video lessons analyzes various differentiated instruction strategies and presents you with a number of options for implementing this instructional method in your classroom.
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9 chapters in Using Differentiated Instruction in the Classroom

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Ch 1. Understanding Differentiated Instruction {{cp.topicAssetIdToProgress[68769].percentComplete}}% complete
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Lesson 1 - What is Learning? - Understanding Effective Classroom Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1808].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1808].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Differentiated Instruction: Adapting the Learning Environment for Students Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1896].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1896].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Concept Maps for Differentiated Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68770].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68770].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Direct Instruction & Discovery Instruction: Definition & Differences Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1895].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1895].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - What Is Scaffolding Instruction? Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31679].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[31679].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Direct Instruction Teaching Method: Definition, Examples & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5765].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5765].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - Student-Centered Instruction: Definition, Origin & Benefits Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68345].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68345].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Pros & Cons of Differentiated Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273353].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273353].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Direct Instruction vs. Differentiated Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273361].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273361].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Comparing Learning Goals & Learning Objectives Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68760].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68760].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Student Achievement: Definition, Factors & Research Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5763].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[5763].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using Data to Increase Student Achievement Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80616].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[80616].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Instructional Planning: Quality Materials & Strategies Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68346].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68346].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Comparing Scaffolding and Differentiated Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68775].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68775].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Whole-Class vs. Small-Group Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68347].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68347].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 7 - How to Differentiate Instruction with Elements of Content Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68776].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68776].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 8 - Adapting Instruction to Different Learning Styles & Processes Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68777].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68777].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 9 - Differentiating Instruction via the Products of Learning Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68778].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68778].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 10 - Multisensory Learning: Definition & Theories Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181935].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[181935].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 11 - Differentiated Instruction in Music Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273355].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273355].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 12 - Differentiated Instruction in Health Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273357].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273357].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 13 - Differentiated Instruction Strategies for Language Arts Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273359].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273359].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 14 - Differentiated Instruction in Physics Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273371].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[273371].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Learning-Focused Strategies for Teachers Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48099].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48099].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - Tiered Instruction: Definition & Method Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68791].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68791].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Using the Menu Strategy to Differentiate Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68792].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68792].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Using the Cubing Strategy to Differentiate Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68793].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68793].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Using the Tic-Tac-Toe Strategy to Differentiate Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68794].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[68794].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - What Is the Socratic Method? Definition & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36826].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[36826].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
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Lesson 1 - Forms of Assessment: Informal, Formal, Paper-Pencil & Performance Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1880].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1880].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 2 - What is Formative Assessment? - Strategies & Examples Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48087].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[48087].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 3 - Bloom's Taxonomy and Assessments Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1897].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1897].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 4 - Performance Assessments: Product vs. Process Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1885].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[1885].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 5 - Strategies for Using Informal Observations in Assessment Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54531].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[54531].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional
Lesson 6 - Assessment Strategies for Differentiated Instruction Score: {{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[152017].bestScoreCorrect}}/{{cp.lessonAssetIdToProgress[152017].bestScoreQuestions}}  Take Quiz Optional

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