What is the Course Structure?

What is the Course Structure?

The course is divided into three modules, each consisting of a number of shorter inquiries.

Course Structure Estimated Time Needed to Complete
Module 1: Introduction to TTP 1 hour 15 minutes
     1.1: Teaching Through Problem-solving Overview 20 minutes
     1.2: How TTP Relates to the Curriculum 10 minutes
     1.3: The 4 Phases of a TTP Lesson 45 minutes
Module 2: TTP Instructional Routines 2 hours 25 minutes
     2.1: Board Organization 6o minutes
     2.2: Student Reflective Journals 25 minutes
     2.3: Discussion 60 minutes
Module 3: See TTP in Action 2 hours 10 minutes
     3.1: Explore the Content 60 minutes
     3.2: Board Organization 10 minutes
     3.3: Teacher Questioning 30 minutes
     3.4: Neriage (“Kneading”) Discussion 15 minutes
     3.5: Student Reflective Journals 15 minutes
Module 4: Try TTP in Your Own Practice 4 hours 30 minutes
     4.1: Study 90 minutes
     4.2: Plan 90 minutes
     4.3: Teach
60 minutes
     4.4: Reflect
15 minutes
     4.5: Next Steps
15 minutes

Here you can find a printable version of this table, with a column added to check off topics as you complete them. We recommend maintaining the order of the modules, but there is flexibility to do the course:

  • Independently or with colleagues
  • In a few longer work sessions or many shorter work sessions