WorldCat Identities

Bray, Barbara 1948-

Overview
Works: 6 works in 17 publications in 1 language and 351 library holdings
Roles: Author
Classifications: LB1027.23, 371.394
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Most widely held works by Barbara Bray
How to personalize learning : a practical guide for getting started and going deeper by Barbara Bray( Book )

7 editions published between 2016 and 2017 in English and held by 187 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This practical follow-up to Bray and McClaskey’s first book, Make Learning Personal: The What, Who, Wow, Where, and Whybrings theory to practice. Teachers will find the tools, skills, and strategies needed to personalize learning and develop self-directed, independent learners with agency. Discover how to get started and go deeper by building a shared vision that supports personalized learning using the Universal Design for Learning (UDL) framework. Also included are: Tools and templates such as the Learner Profile, Personal Learning Backpack, Personal Learning Plan, as well as tips for lesson design and PBL; Lesson and project examples that show how teachers can change instructional practice by encouraging learner voice and choice; QR codes and links to the authors’ website for electronic versions of tools, templates, activities, and checklists Create a powerful shift in education by building a culture of learning so every learner is valued."--Publisher's description
Make learning personal : the what, who, WOW, where, and why by Barbara Bray( Book )

6 editions published between 2014 and 2015 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Many books claim to be about learning - few live up to the claim: this is one of the few. It addresses the key focus for changing classrooms: the culture and language. With many important and useful clarifications and distinctions, it helps the move from today's dominant depersonalized classrooms toward greater learner motivation, engagement and achievement. It is packed with a rich range of examples from the US and elsewhere, and a great model of the journey of change, including teachers' stories
Deeper competency-based learning : making equitable, student-centered, sustainable shifts by Karin J Hess( Book )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Competency-Based Education (CBE) can be loosely and simply defined as flexibility in awarding or earning credit. Fundamentally, CBE allows students to show progress as they demonstrate mastery of academic content regardless of time, place, or pace of learning. Competency-based strategies provide students with personalized learning opportunities, including online and blended learning, dual enrollment and early college high schools, project-based and community-based learning, and credit recovery. This type of education often leads to better student engagement because the content is relevant to each student and tailored to the student's unique needs. In addition, ESSA awards assessment grants to states who use CBE. It is also named in ESSA as an example of innovative assessment. All three authors have been at the forefront of implementing CBA across schools and districts, and in this book they share their best practices. They have seen schools struggling with how to get started and how to support and sustain the many shifts needed to move from more traditional curricula, instruction, assessment, and reporting to systems that require unique roles and new skill sets for school leaders, teachers, and students. The book will include a deep dive into the many facets that need to be considered for CBE to be successful, including the often neglected topics of communication with families, multi-year assessment plans, supporting PLCs, and student voice/choice"--
How to personalize learning a practical guide for getting started and going deeper by Barbara Bray( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

How to personalize learning a practical guide for getting started and going deeper by Barbara Bray( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Define your why : own your story so you can live & learn on purpose by Barbara Bray( Book )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"Barbara Bray wrote Define Your WHY from the process she went through to figure out her WHY and through coaching others who did not feel valued, appreciated, or why they needed to live on purpose. Barbara tells her story with stories from 26 inspirational thought leaders along with quotes, resources, questions, and activities to help you on your journey to define your WHY so you own your story."--Back cover
 
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English (17)