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Teacher Leaders: The (not so) Secret Catalyst for Change

The biggest challenge of cultivating and growing a group of teacher leaders is recognizing the difference between an effective teacher and a teacher leader.

While teacher leaders have always been an important part of a school’s culture, this type of leadership continues to gain much-needed attention and momentum in school systems nationwide. Too often, school administrators don’t know how to discern the qualities and characteristics of a potential teacher leader. Similarly, many teachers don’t truly understand what it means to lead among peers.

Download the full article to learn how to:

  • bring positive, systemic change to your school
  • facilitate the learning of your peers
  • work collaboratively with principals to elicit meaningful change
  • gain strategies for creating safe and trusting environments where others aren’t afraid to take risks

Discovery Education’s dynamic professional development strengthens teacher effectiveness, empowers school leaders, and increases student engagement.

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