Nurturing Collaborative Learning Spaces

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Nurturing Collaborative Learning Spaces

Professional Learning Workshop

Involve students in fostering a learning community where trust and respect are paramount.

Build thriving learning environments

Practice the skills that are foundational to learner success, well-being, and self-efficacy. Create environments that support individual and collaborative learning and encourage positive social interaction, active engagement in learning, and self-motivation (InTASC Standard 3: Learning Environments).*

Explore skills related to nurturing collaborative learning spaces

Track your growth

This learning experience is designed to support you along a professional growth continuum as you enhance the knowledge and skills that build thriving learning environments and relationships. As you progress, you’ll empower your students to be co-owners of their learning spaces and experiences.

Designed with you in mind

Featuring nine total hours of professional skill practice and application, two convenient options are available to accommodate your schedule:

  • Three 3-hour parts
  • One whole-day, 6-hour session and one half-day, 3-hour session

You’ll participate in six hours of active learning and three hours of guided action planning. Your NWEA representative will help determine the best on-site or virtual delivery option to meet your needs.

On-site learning

Face-to-face session with a consultant

Virtual learning

Live instruction through our online portal

*Adapted by permission from the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO), InTASC Model Core Teaching Standards and Learning Progressions for Teachers 1.0: A Resource for Ongoing Teacher Development (Washington, DC: CCSSO, 2013), 21–23, Creative Commons License (CC BY 4.0),

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