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A Guide to the High Impact Teaching Strategies

The high impact teaching strategies (HITS) are 10 instructional practices that increase student learning. The HITS are evidence-based, drawing on research both in Australia and internationally. The practices include: setting goals, structuring lessons, explicit teaching, worked examples, questioning, metacognitive strategies and differentiated teaching.

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Audience Teacher, School Leader
Purpose Planning support, Evidence-based approaches, Teaching strategies
Format Downloadable resources
Teaching strategies and pedagogical approaches Collaborative learning, Differentiated teaching, Explicit teaching, Feedback, Growth mindset, Setting goals, Metacognitive strategies, Questioning
Keywords Teaching strategy, HITS, explicit teaching

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