Tim Brown Li Part I

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Tim Brown Li Part I - Quiz

This is to determine your participation in the Tim Brown, Professional Learning Communities Broadcast Leadership Institute.   Watch the Tim Brown Leadership Institute Part I video.   At the end of the video, make a note of the password.   You'll need the password to complete this quiz.  


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    According to TIm Brown, who is the key to leadership in developing strong Professional LEarning Communities?
    • A. 

      Teachers

    • B. 

      Superintendents

    • C. 

      Principals

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 2. 
    Which of the actions below is required of school staff in a Professional Learning Community?
    • A. 

      Work collaboratively on matters related to learning

    • B. 

      Accountability for results that fuel continuous improvement

    • C. 

      Focus on leaning rather than teaching

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 3. 
    If concepts of learning are to be embraced, what must a leader do?
    • A. 

      Structure conversation in small collaborative groups

    • B. 

      Place research articles in teacher's mailbox

    • C. 

      Discuss concepts whole group

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 4. 
    According to Marzano research, if teachers at all levels used the following types(s) of assessment(s), a four point ACT gain would be reported.
    • A. 

      Formative

    • B. 

      Summative

    • C. 

      Both Formative and Summative

  • 5. 
    Components of the Continuous Improvement Model are:
    • A. 

      Plan

    • B. 

      Do

    • C. 

      Study

    • D. 

      Act

    • E. 

      All of the Above

  • 6. 
    According to Tim Brown, any great PLC team must encompass these characteristcs:
    • A. 

      Common Goals

    • B. 

      Practice

    • C. 

      Learning

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 7. 
    Effective Collaborative teams have many types of configurations.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    DeFour and Eaker report that Learning Communities are characterized by all of the following except:
    • A. 

      Shared idea of mission, vision and values

    • B. 

      Collaborative teams and inquiry mandated by the principal

    • C. 

      Action orientation/experimentation

    • D. 

      Results orientation with a commitment to continuous improvement

  • 9. 
    Leaders of Professional Learning Communities must:
    • A. 

      Lead constant crucial communication in relation to what school is about

    • B. 

      Address situations that do not produce learning for students

    • C. 

      Help build trust among communities

    • D. 

      All of the Above

  • 10. 
    The beauty of Professional Learning Communities, according to Tim Brown, is all of following except:
    • A. 

      Allows teachers to have control of Professional Development

    • B. 

      Teachers are given the opportunities to share best efforts and practices

    • C. 

      Teachers are given total control of learning

    • D. 

      Teachers are allowed to make their own collective inquiries

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