My teacher leadership coach helps me grow and become a better educator! I don't feel like I'm in a class with her- she feels more like a mentor and a confidant showing me the way to those 'Ah ha!' moments.- Kansas City Fellow, Cohort 2013
In partnership with the Aspen Institute, our series of white papers aim to provide districts a road map for getting traction with teacher leadership. The series includes case studies of successful teacher leadership in Denver Public Schools, Tennessee, and Noble Schools in Chicago.
Leading Educators trains our best teachers to lead their colleagues in the pursuit of student success. By investing in middle leaders, schools will better support new teachers and build pipelines of future school leaders. Teacher leadership has the power to truly transform our schools. Learn More
Teacher leaders are successful classroom teachers who take on additional responsibilities as leaders of other teachers. They are a school’s middle managers, the integral piece between administration and classroom teachers. Teacher leaders play diverse roles: Department and Grade Level Chairs, Team Leaders, Mentor Teachers, and Deans. Leading Educators believes that with the proper knowledge, skills, and mindsets, teacher leaders can drastically impact their team’s culture and their students’ academic achievement. Learn More
TEACHER LEADERSHIP | TOP STORIES
Priority Deadline: January 25
Final Deadline: March 28