Tools

Driving improvements in teaching and learning

EPF for teaching has developed a suite of tools to help coaches and administrators support teacher professional growth. These research based tools are designed to drive learning as articulated in College and Career Ready standards, including the Common Core State Standards.

We looked to education research and also to experts in the field to develop tools that could be used within schools and districts for teacher and student growth. The SOAR Teaching Frames have been tailored to meet the needs of English Language learners, target disciplinary literacy learning across content areas, focus on Mathematics, and with specific attention to students within different grade spans. You can explore the different SOAR Teaching Frames below

  1. SOAR ELD: TK-12

    The SOAR Teaching Frames® for ELD were designed to drive the English language Development of language learners

  2. SOAR  Math: 3-12

    The SOAR Teaching Frames® for Math were designed to drive the mathematical learning of students in grades 3-12 and are aligned with the CCSS mathematics Standards

  3. SOAR Literacy: 3-12

    The SOAR Teaching Frames® for Literacy, 3-12, were designed to drive the disciplinary literacy learning of students in grades 3-12 across all content areas, and are aligned with the CCSS literacy Standards

  4. SOAR Literacy: TK-2

    The SOAR Teaching Frames® for Literacy, 3-12, were designed to drive the disciplinary literacy learning of students in grades TK-2 and are aligned with the CCSS literacy Standards