TMLC is a place online where educators can learn, collaborate and create effective lesson plans, standards-based test items, and higher-order thinking exercises that prepare students for career and college readiness.
In this 1-minute video, we'll show you how to log in and orient you to your new online home.
TMLC is the gateway to differentiated Thinking Maps implementation
One of the strongest components of the Thinking Maps Learning Community is the comprehensive library of professional development materials – a wide range of courses offering a deep understanding of a specific topic, available on-demand via short, video-based modules. This means that differentiating based on small group teams or individual needs is a breeze, making these cost-effective, job-embedded training courses a key part of a blended approach to professional learning.
Map Gallery highlights a collection of Maps vetted by Map experts.
With Map Gallery, there are hundreds of examples waiting to inspire rigorous use of Thinking Maps across all grade levels. And it's easy to find what you're looking for. Best of all, it's vetted by the experts who live and breathe Thinking Maps.
Map Builder is an interactive and engaging web tool!
With Map Builder, teachers can prepare Maps for their lessons. Students can use the web-based tool to create their own Maps as they enhance their writing skills. Everyone can learn, share and solve problems throughout the year and save all of their work in an electronic portfolio.