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Albuquerque Public Schools: Implementing Smaller Learning Communities

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Linda Carstens
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SCOPE provides technical assistance and professional development for Albuquerque Public Schools as they implement their federal Smaller Learning Communities (SLC) Grant. 

Support includes:

  • Participation in APS SLC planning sessions (as requested)
  • SLC Grant school site visits of the seven schools
  • Principal mentoring
  • Capacity building of internal APS staff
  • Ongoing profile of district work by LEADS doctoral student

SCOPE also engages in planning/co-conducting professional development for central office, principals, APS teacher leaders, 9th grade teachers, 10th grade selected cohort, career pathway leads in grades 11-12.