Welcome to the Integrated Learning Toolkit, a hub for resources and materials to assist with integrated learning innovations. We will keep this page updated with relevant programs and tools, and are interested in your ideas on how to make this toolkit useful.
Contact us to submit your feedback and to share your own programs and successes. We are excited to work together with you and stay connected!
Educational Partner Resources
- Alameda County Arts Commission
- Alameda County Office of Education
- Alameda County Office of Education Integrated Learning Specialist Program
- Alameda County Office of Education’s Core Learning Unit
- Alameda County Office of Education Online Learning
- Alameda County Office of Education - SVMI Math Consortium
- Envision Learning Partners
- Standford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education
- Art IS Education
Blended Learning Resources
- ACOE Online Learning
- Integrated Learning Specialist Program
- Lisa Highfill's Flipped Learning Website
- Lisa Highfill's Trainings
- Nicole Dalesio's Flipped Learning Website
- Leading Edge Online Teacher Certification
Leadership Forum 2013 Presentations & Video Coverage
A Vision for the Future Student Performance - Brandon Santiago, Spoken Word Artist from Youth Speaks
Video coverage from Forum:
What are the Opportunities, Challenges and Shifts Represented by Common Core Standards and Smarter Balanced Assessments? - David Foster, Silicon Valley Math Initiative
Video coverage coming soon!
A New Way to Deliver Content: Flipped Classrooms and Blended Learning - Lisa Highfill and Nicole Dalesio, Failands Elementary School, Pleasanton Unified School District
Introduction Video of Lisa Highfill, Pleasanton Unified School District:
Video coverage from Forum:
Integrated Learning Strategies and Math Activity - Aaron Tigerino, Mariah Landers, Ingrid Roberson and Alicia Magallanes, Alameda County Office of Education
Francis Guthire Worksheet - Can you color this drawing using only 4 colors, with no 2 adjacent areas colored the same? This is an 1852 problem, Francis Guthire was trying to color the map of the countires of England. What pattern or general rule can you make?
Innovate, Inspire, Involve: Lessons from the iPhone - Bob Borchers, Venture Capitalist and Former Apple Executive
PowerPoint not available.
Video coverage from Forum:
The Alameda County Arts Commission provides resources for administrators, teachers, students and parents in deeper learning and community building, and specifically provides tools to schools and communities for Art IS Education Exhibitions of Learning, Creative Power engaging youth at risk, and 100 Families Alameda County connecting parents and communities in solution finding through arts and culture.
Violet Juno, Program Coordinator
ACOE provides professional development, coaching and ongoing learning networks supporting teachers and administrators in the transition to Common Core State Standards and Smarter Balanced Assessments for deeper learning across the curriculum that supports the development of the whole child.
Ingrid Roberson, Professional Expert, Assessment
The Integrated Learning Specialist Program (ILSP) is a series of courses and electives providing K-12 teachers and teaching artists in public schools the skills required to provide engaging and effective art and arts-integrated lessons across all areas of curriculum and to advance professionally.
ACOE's Core Learning Unit provides professional development and technical assistance to schools and districts making the transition to deeper learning for language and literacy in the content areas aligned to common core standards.
Cynthia Medina, English Learner Services
Mary Pippitt, English Language Arts Coordinator
Avi Black, History Social Studies Coordinator
ACOE Online Learning provides professional development, coaching and ongoing learning networks supporting teachers and administrators in project-based learning, flipped classroom, blended learning and pedagogy that can be adapted and applied to learning across the curriculum.
Tina Silverstein, Online Instructional Designer
The ACOE-SVMI Math Consortium is a comprehensive effort to improve mathematics instruction and student learning. It supports districts with curricular resources and professional development services. These services include performance assessments, rich problem, summer institutes and ongoing staff development for teachers K-12, math leaders and administrators.
David Foster, Executive Director, Silicon Valley Mathematics Initiative
Envision Learning Partners supports schools and districts in implementing the Common Core in a way that transforms teaching and learning and leads to strong results. Envision Learning Partners provides professional development: intensive institutes, full staff workshops, instructional rounds, in depth coaching, and on-site demonstrations of Common Core aligned assessment, and co-hosts the Bay Area Performance Assessment Network with ACOE.
Erika Nielsen Andrew, Executive Director
The Stanford Center for Opportunity Policy in Education (SCOPE) fosters research, policy, and practice to advance high quality, equitable education systems in the United States and internationally. SCOPE is an affiliate of the Stanford Graduate School of Education and the Center for Comparative Studies in Race and Ethnicity.
KQED Education provides powerful tools for using and making media in the classroom, specializing in Stem, Arts and News content through various free platforms including PBS LearningMedia.