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Section One. Diving Into Deep Learning Chapter 01. GOOD AT LEARNING AND GOOD AT LIFE The Urgency What Is Deep Learning? Why Deep Learning Works Systems Change and the Way Forward Getting Started Chapter 02. HOW TO USE THIS GUIDE Getting Started Organization of the Guide Building Capacity for Deep Learning Section Two. A Framework for Deep Learning Chapter 03. THE DEEP LEARNING FRAMEWORK The Deep Learning Framework Final Thoughts Chapter 04. THE GLOBAL COMPETENCIES FOR DEEP LEARNING Defining the Competencies Unique Characteristics of the Global Competencies (6Cs) Global Competencies in Action Emerging Insights Getting Started Final Thoughts Chapter 05. THE FOUR ELEMENTS OF LEARNING DESIGN Learning Partnerships Learning Environments Leveraging Digital Pedagogical Practices Final Thoughts Chapter 06. THE COLLABORATIVE INQUIRY PROCESS What Is Collaborative Inquiry? Collaborative Inquiry in Learning Design Collaborative Assessment Collaborative Assessment of School and District Conditions Final Thoughts Section Three. Learning Progressions Chapter 07. USING LEARNING PROGRESSIONS Organization Designing Learning Assessing Learning Feedback Final Thoughts Section Four. Designing Deep Learning Chapter 08. DEEP LEARNING DESIGN Learning Design: The Key Components Backward Design The Learning Design Rubric Final Thoughts Section Five. Assessment Practices Chapter 09. COLLABORATIVE ASSESSMENT The Collaborative Assessment Process Establishing Norms Managing the Process Final Thoughts Section Six. Building Capacity for Deep Learning Chapter 10. TEACHER CAPACITY FOR DEEP LEARNING Reflective Practice Coaching for Success Final Thoughts Chapter 11. SCHOOL CAPACITY FOR DEEP LEARNING The School Conditions Rubric Getting Started With Deep Learning Planning for Deep Learning Final Thoughts Chapter 12. DISTRICT CAPACITY FOR DEEP LEARNING The District Conditions Rubric Developing a District Deep Learning Plan Leveraging the Power of School Visits Final Thoughts Epilogue: Act Now References Acknowledgments About the Authors

About the Author

Joanne Quinn is an international consultant and author on system change, leadership, and learning. As co-founder and global director of New Pedagogies for Deep Learning, she leads the capacity building of a global innovation partnership across eight countries focused on transforming learning. Joanne has provided leadership at all levels of education as a superintendent of education, implementation advisor to the Ontario Ministry of Education, and Director of Continuing Education at the University of Toronto. Recent books include Coherence: The Right Drivers in Action for Schools, Districts, and Systems; The Taking Action Guide for Building Coherence in Schools, Districts, and Systems; and Deep Learning: Engage the World, Change the World. Joanne's diverse leadership roles and her passion to open windows of opportunity for all give her a unique perspective on influencing positive change. Joanne McEachen is founder and CEO of The Learner First (thelearnerfirst.com), an international education consultancy based in Seattle, Washington. She leads a team of dedicated education and evaluation specialists who support school systems through the processes of assessment, measurement, and whole-system change. Her methodology interrogates systems through the eyes of their least-served learners, supporting them to embrace and celebrate students' cultural identities and individual interests and needs. Joanne also serves as the Global New Measures Director for New Pedagogies for Deep Learning (NPDL), an international partnership focused on measuring and developing six global competencies of deep learning (the "6Cs"), where she works alongside and in partnership with Michael Fullan, Joanne Quinn, and other educators and system leaders worldwide. With her NPDL cofounders, Joanne coauthored Deep Learning: Engage the World, Change the World, which shares and celebrates the learning emerging from throughout NPDL. Joanne's expertise spans every level of the educational system. She has been a teacher, principal, superintendent, and national-school-system leader in her home country of New Zealand and around the world, and she has worked with multiple large and diverse school districts in the US to bring deeper learning to life. Drawing from rich and varied experiences tackling the issues faced by schools, districts, education departments, and the individuals within them, Joanne shares measures, tools, approaches, and insights that deepen learning for every learner. Michael Fullan, (OC) is the former Dean of the Ontario Institute for Studies in Education, and Professor Emeritus of the University of Toronto. He is co-leader of the New Pedagogies for Deep Learning global initiative (www.npdl.global). Recognized as a worldwide authority on educational reform, he advises policymakers, local leaders, and school communities in helping to achieve the moral purpose of all children's learning. He served as Premier Dalton McGuinty's Special Policy Adviser in Ontario from 2003-2013. Fullan received the Order of Canada (OC) in December 2012. He holds five honorary doctorates from universities around the world. Fullan's latest books are: Coherence: Putting the right drivers in action (with Quinn); Deep Learning: Engage the World Change the World (with Quinn, McEachen); Dive into Deep Learning: Tools for Engagement (Quinn, McEachen, Fullan, Gardner, & Drummy), Surreal Change (autobiography), Core Governance (with Davis Campbell), Nuance: Why Some Leaders Succeed and others Fail, The devil is in the details: System solutions for equity, excellence , and well-being (with Gallagher), Spirit work and the science of collaboration (with Mark Edwards). Fullan and his team currently work on 'system transformation' in education in several countries globally. For more information on books, articles, videos, podcasts please go to www.michaefullan.ca.


Slow down to go fast. Joanne Quinn and her colleagues take the guess work out of Deep Learning by showing how we can transform our schools into Deep Learning cultures steeped in rigor and joy. This is the rare book that concretely shows how to build classrooms and schools infused with Deep Learning. Chock-full with resources, tips, rubrics, and more, this book provides both a road map and a set of tools that will accelerate the work of educators around the world who are transforming our industrial-age structures into passion-filled deeper learning environments. -- Jal Mehta
At a time when many schools are searching for ways to ensure equity in academic and developmental outcomes, this book will be a helpful guide and an invaluable resource. Dive Into Deep Learning provides educators with practical insights that can be applied at the classroom, school, and district level, to assess the impact of strategies aimed at developing the higher-order thinking skills of students. Written in a clear, accessible manner, this book will be a helpful guide to educators who seek to ensure that they are meeting the needs of all of their students. -- Pedro Noguera
Drawing on experiences, expertise, and evidence from a "living laboratory" consisting of educators from across the globe, Quinn and her colleagues paint a clear picture of how to construct Deep Learning in ways that impact all students. The examples shared throughout this book not only demonstrate the different ways in which Deep Learning can be realized, but they also provide evidence of impact in places where it's actually occurring. This book is a must-read for teams who are collaborating in an effort to make significant improvements in educational settings. -- Jenni Donohoo
Joanne Quinn, Joanne McEachen, Michael Fullan, Mag Gardner, and Max Drummy have created a critical companion to Deep Learning: Engage the World Change the World. Having done a masterful job laying out the need for educators, schools, and districts to embrace and move to a continuous improving system that embraces deeper learning, the authors have now have taken the critical next step in the process. It's one thing to document the need; the real trick is providing practical solutions. In this companion, Quinn and her colleagues have given educators a practical guide to implementing lasting change for improvement. This should be required reading (and implementing) in districts throughout the country. -- Rich Miller
The perennial question of school and system improvement is how do we do this work? We're convinced of the why-yes, we want to make a profound difference in the learning lives of young people-and we know the what-a knowledge-rich curriculum that attends to the needs of diverse learners-but please explain how to do this work well. This is a page turner for leaders and teachers, laying out with clarity and precision how to create powerful learning environments for deeper learning. -- Bruce Armstrong

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