Collaborative For Teaching And Learning Inc

Rating: 4.84 stars   19 reviews

Issues: Education

Location: 2303 River Road Suite 100 Louisville KY 40206 USA

Mission:

CTL’s mission is to ensure excellence and equity in learning for individuals and organizations with whom we work.

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Rating: 5 stars  

The Collaborative for Teaching and Learning achieves its mission of ensuring excellence and equity in learning. The CTL staff know how children learn best and are able to bring much added value to the schools with which they work. CTL's work helps students be the best they can be.

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From the perspective of being the parent of a teacher, and trustee emeritus of an independent school, I can see the great value added to the classroom by the CTL.

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About every six months

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2010-8-01

Rating: 5 stars  

CTL has proven to be a very professional organization. The Collaborative for Teaching and Learning as a partner in the Striving Readers Project provided coach and administrator training to schools involved in the program. The preparation, planning, implementation, and follow up by CTL has helped our Literacy Coach, Administration, and faculty to grow and further develop our vision of incorporating a School Wide Content Area Literacy based curriculum at our school. We look forward to partnering with CTL in the future.

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The professional growth by our faculty and success of our students is a testament to the benefits derived from our partnership with CTL.

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About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-9-01

Rating: 5 stars  

The Center for Research in Educational Policy (CREP) has conducted educational evaluations and research throughout the country. In that capacity we have had the opportunity to work many times with the Collaborative for Teaching and Learning (CTL) from Louisville, Kentucky. They are consummate professionals and bring a great deal of knowledge and experience to their work. Additionally they are excellent collaborators. CREP’s experience with CTL has been rewarding and gratifying. We applaud their commitment to quality educational opportunities for students and teachers.

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their great work in professional development.

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About every week

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2010-9-01

Rating: 5 stars  

Through my time with Mission Data I have had many opportunities to meet with and talk to the staff at CTL. All have one common goal and that is to provide better education opportunities for our children. Each person on their staff is knowledgeable, professional and exactly who I, as a parent, would want to guide my child's school years. With a child in the public school system, I can see first hand the need to connect with Teachers and provide them with the support and tools they need to teach well. In addition, CTL's attention to literacy and the arts are qualities that make this organization the top notch entity that it is. I see no value in NOT having these things represented well in our schools.

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the glowing words of CTL's partners and of their reviews.

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About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-9-01

Rating: 5 stars  

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The Collaborative for Teaching and Learning does top-notch work. In collaborating with staff of both CTL and partnering organizations on an expansive education project, I found myself in a room with people who are highly thoughtful, prepared, thorough and progressive in their idea-making. It has been stimulating and rewarding to work with an organization which deeply values arts in education, and seeks to nurture genuine growth for teachers and learners.

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supporting learning environments in schools by encouraging: meaningful reflection, clarity of strategy, arts integration, and active student and teacher involvement.

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One time

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2008-6-01

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Rating: 5 stars  

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CTL is a non profit that understands the links between the needs of children for experience in the arts and the needs of teachers to have children in their classrooms learn the basics of reading, writing and arithmetic. Their professional development programs that mix the arts with the basics are increasingly being modified for delivery through today's videoconferencing technologies. They are tops in all aspects.

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the reviews posted on cilc.org

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About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-8-01

Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

1 people found this review helpful

CTL offers professional development that recognizes the growth and development of the whole child. CTL trainers understand that children live in an ever-changing and emerging world, and CTL instructors and trainers make connections to content that integrate multi-sensory learning and multi-faceted content that is challenging yet respectful of today's students.

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Professional development.

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About every month

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2010-8-01

Rating: 5 stars  

1 people found this review helpful

I am proud to have CTL in our community. As an avid reader, I applaud CTL's literacy models, which promote the methods and strategies that create sustainable success for both students and teachers. CTL is a true asset to out commonwealth and the schools that serve it. Congratulations to CTL for its dedicated workers and outstanding programs!

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My understanding of the challenges of literacy and the creative ways CTL addresses them.

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About every six months

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-3-01

Rating: 5 stars  

1 people found this review helpful

CTL has helped our school reach out to our struggling readers. The ideas, methods, and strategies that CTL have shown teachers are outstanding and well received by the students. Students and teachers are writing and reading more through the use of technology. This is a major accomplishment for our area. Many students do not have computers in their homes. We are moving into the 21st century and CTL has played a major role in our school's accomplishments.

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I am a literacy coach that has worked in a grant from CTL. The goal of the Striving Readers' Grant is to help students learn to read through the use of strategies, and help their teachers learn new ways to help students learn how to read and feel success

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About every week

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-9-01

Role: Professional with expertise in this field
Rating: 5 stars  

1 people found this review helpful

CTL has provided the next step in our quest to create a more literate environmnet in our school. They have been able to guide us to use the the cuurent tools that are in place in a cohjesive manner. We are currently using the plan they helped design.

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We are currently seeing results in a balanced approach in strategies.

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One time

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2010-8-01

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