Envisioning the Power of Teacher Leadership
Jun. 24, 2020; 9 am - 3 pm at FEA
Presenter: Monica Goncalves, FEA Consultant
Teacher leaders play a vital role in the cycle of continuous improvement in schools. As knowledgeable peers, they support colleagues in developing highly refined instructional practice designed to meet the diverse needs of each student, influence policy discussions related to student learning and facilitate learning conversations to solve complex problems of practice. Leaders will:
- Define the multiple roles that teacher leaders can play
- Identify qualities of teacher leaders
- Discuss the role of central office and building leaders in identifying and empowering teacher leaders to impact the collaborative culture of teaching and learning
- Create robust structures to empower teacher leader voices in the decision-making process.