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Depth and Complexity Introductory Course Elementary March 1, 2023

Ended Mar 3, 2023

Full course description

Course Description

  • Experience the highest quality workshops related to the best instructional practices for incorporating the Depth & Complexity Framework into instruction. Our consultants (most classroom teachers themselves) deliver training geared toward practical application of the Depth & Complexity Framework that encourages teachers to utilize learned practices in their classrooms right away.
  • Lead Learner (Facilitator): Misty Burkhart
  • Credit(s) and Type: 6 Hours Relicensure | Staff Development


Target Audience

  • Elementary Admin/Pro-Tech, Certified Staff, Classified Staff
  • Open to Substitute Teachers = Not at this time
  • Open to Student Teachers = Yes
  • Open to Charter School Staff = Yes 
    • Charter Certified or Classified


Date, Time, and Location


Course Outcomes

Here are the outcomes for the course:

  • Explore classroom-tested procedures and activities for introducing the dimensions of Depth & Complexity and their related icons
  • Move beyond just using the Depth & Complexity Icons to harness the full power of the Depth & Complexity Framework
  • Incorporate Content Imperatives, Universal Concepts & Generalizations, and Disciplinarian Thinking into instruction