Date: September 7
Time: 11:00-12:00 CENTRAL
The Mockingbird Ready to LEARN curriculum is a revolutionary approach to learning. Curriculum infuses content with instructional strategies for effectively engaging vulnerable learners. Additionally, the RTL curriculum is a contextualized curriculum that combines workforce preparation training, career exploration, and adult basic education (HSE prep) training into one comprehensive package.
- Meet the curriculum
- Review the scope and sequence
- Learn how the curriculum integrates career exploration and workforce development and how it contextualizes academics into workforce context.
Tamara Thompson, M.S., is CEO and founder of Mockingbird Education. She is an award-winning educator and has received state and national recognition for both instruction and curriculum.
Tamara is a former 2003 Teacher of the Year for the Austin area, a recipient of the Michael Jordan Foundation’s Innovation Grant Award, a recipient of Southern Poverty Law’s Teaching For Tolerance Grant Award, a former YBUSA Teacher Fellows and in 2010 was awarded a Research Doctoral Fellows at University of North Texas in the Department of Curriculum and Instruction.