In search of Personalized Learning Plans

In February, our district started exploring Personalized Learning Plans (PLPs).   A group of teachers, administrators, parents, and students were charged with reviewing the topic and generating a draft action plan for the district.  One of our first tasks was review current research, documentation, and examples, which included…

Also view:  Summary of district action team on PLPs    &    List of other schools/districts using PLPs

General information……………………………………………………………………………………………. 

Personalized Learning Plan Resource Guide from New Jersey
http://www.nj.gov/education/ser/pslp/directory.pdf

“In Middle School, Charting Their Course to College and Beyond”, New York Times article about New Jersey’s career related PLPs
http://www.nytimes.com/2010/03/01/education/01schools.html

State of Vermont PLP Planning
http://education.vermont.gov/new/pdfdoc/dept/transformation/commission/policy_development_resources/personalized_learning/educ_pl_rel_personal_learning_plans.pdf

Guiding Personalized Learning: the value of advisories, ASCD
http://www.ascd.org/publications/books/107054/chapters/Guiding-Personalized-Learning.aspx

What works: Using Personalised Learning Plans, from Australia
http://www.whatworks.edu.au/upload/1311202974899_file_CoreIssues10.pdf

Policy Insights from States with Individual Learning Plans and Policies,  Arizona State University
http://epaa.asu.edu/ojs/article/view/921/937

Individual Learning Plans, from Victoria, Australia
http://www.education.vic.gov.au/studentlearning/programs/lsp/mod32indlearnplan.htm

Middle School Individual Learning Plan Program, Rhode Island
http://www.rischoolcounselor.org/ASCA2010MiddleSchoolILP.pdf

Individual Learning Plans (ILP) – Anntated Examples, Rhode Island
http://www.ride.ri.gov/highschoolreform/DOCS/2010/Annotated%20ILP%20Examples.pdf

Personalized Learning Plans: Technology to Promote Individualized Instruction, Bloomington, Minnesota
http://wiki.ties.k12.mn.us/file/view/Silberglitt+Personalized+Learning+Plans+paper.pdf

State of Kentucky:  ILPs and Infinite Campus
http://www.infinitecampus.com/pages/company_menu/the-magazine/2008-fall/kde-ready-for-g3.php

Individual Learning Plans
http://www.itslearning.eu/Websites/itslearninguk/Images/Documents/whitepaper_ilp.pdf

Examples from………………………………………………………………………………………………..

Kornerstone School, Wisconsin
http://www.kornerstoneschool.org/plp.php

Australia (Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander)
http://www.deewr.gov.au/Indigenous/Schooling/Pages/LitNum.aspx

New Jersey
http://www.state.nj.us/education/ser/pslp/

Estes Park Elementary School, Colorado
http://www.psdr3.k12.co.us/education/components/faq/faq.php?sectiondetailid=6252&

George D. Warriner High School, Sheboygan, Wisconsin
http://www.sheboygan.k12.wi.us/warrinerhigh/personalized.php

Hope High School, Rhode Island
http://www.aypf.org/documents/PPSD_Advisory_Toolkit.pdf

State of Kentucky ILPs
http://www.education.ky.gov/kde/instructional+resources/ilp+-+individual+learning+plan/

Individual Learning Plans from Philadelphia, PA
http://webgui.phila.k12.pa.us/offices/s/studentnet/ilp

Leman International School, Chengdu, China
http://www.lis-chengdu.com/podium/default.aspx?t=121436

Highland Schools, United Kingdom
http://www.highlandschools-virtualib.org.uk/ltt/whole_learner/plp.htm

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