Deep Cognitive Discussions

As the shift toward student-developed thinking continues to be a focus in education, there is a need for deeper levels of learning. This training will offer teachers information regarding the existence and implementation of deep cognitive discussions, depth of knowledge levels, reciprocal teaching, and Socratic seminars.  Teachers will participate in sample discussions to familiarize themselves with structure, approaches, and proper execution of DCD. In addition, they will be provided with ample resources to ensure the transition into their own classrooms. This PD is available to  specifically for  teachers that teach Social Studies and Science including all subject-area teachers and specialists in every grade. Resources and  5 discussion protocols will be provided Planning templates for this work Breakfast and Lunch will be provided. If you and your school district are paying for the course with  a purchase order please contact our office at or (856)438-0192