Professional Development at RBT

Audit - Making Student Thinking Visible (MSTV Audit 21-104) Online

Self-paced online course; rolling enrollment



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Making Student Thinking Visible Online Course

In this 20-hour online course you will learn skills used to Make Students Thinking Visible (MSTV). You will hear from Jon Saphier, founder and president of Research for Better Teaching, Inc., and Lucy West, Founder of Metamorphosis TLC, on the concepts, embedded values, and operating principles of MSTV. You will explore in depth these principles and practice building a robust talk environment that builds student confidence and extends their capacity to manage discussions. Along the way you will learn about teaching habits that have to change and about the preparation and planning needed to fully integrate MSTV into your classroom. 

Audit the course.

This option includes no coaching.  Participants successfully completing all course requirements are eligible for continuing education units (CEUs) or 20 Professional Development Points (PDPs) (in MA only). In addition, it is not eligible for graduate credit.  The course should be completed within three months.

Cost:      $375 per participant  

To register larger groups of teachers, please call (978) 893-0109 or email to reach an RBT Client Services Representative who can assist you with your registration.