Office of Instructional Support

Instructional Support

Because support for teachers must be ongoing, building capacity in school-based content leaders is critical. Therefore, the support provided to schools will be done in collaboration with school-based content leads. This can involve any one or a combination of the following:

  • Collaborative Instructional Walkthroughs
  • School-based Professional Development Support
  • Coaching
  • District-Wide Professional Development
  • Resource Sharing

Department Goals

To build the capacity of content leads by: 

  • Establishing collaborative partnerships with principals and content leads
  • Providing high-quality feedback and actionable recommendations

To ensure access to high-quality instruction for all students by: 

  • Providing multiple learning opportunities aimed at improving content and pedagogical knowledge
  • Engaging in collaborative walkthroughs as a tool for continuously improving instructional practices

Additional Resources

Newsletter Archive

Department Staff

Alethea Henry
Chief Instructional Support Officer

Raven Hawes
Director of Mathematics

Director of Literacy

Kiedra Anderson
Science Specialist

Angela Brumfield
Mathematics Specialist

Cheronda Thompson
Literacy Specialist