1. Describe a collaborative initiative you have engaged in to address the instructional needs of the students in your school. What was your role? What were the challenges and successes of this initiative? What are some next steps identified by the group? How did your group assess their progress? 2. Describe an aspect of your teaching practice that you have tried to strengthen this year. What domain(s) and elements of Danielson does this teaching practice reflect? Why did you select this practice? What steps did you take and what is some concrete evidence of your growth? What challenges did you overcome?