Kids spend more time at school than at any other place but home, and Massachusetts’ more than 70,000 public school teachers are an integral part of students’ lives. In coaching on digital literacy, she’s able to make connections with students and faculty to make learning more relevant, real-world, and engaging. Dedicate planning time to collaborate with colleagues to create authentic learning experiences that leverage technology.
The blueprint is based on the beliefs that shared values among teachers, parents, and students improve academic achievement and that school and home belong to the same, mutually influencing system. Your membership to the Australian College of Educators provides you with access to the latest information, research, networking and professional learning opportunities.
Professional teacher development is also a very effective way to express the frustrations and difficulties that teachers encounter in their classrooms. Foster a culture where students take ownership of their learning goals and outcomes in both independent and group settings.
I have seen it and documented it first hand in my own state, and have verified similar encounters and compromises by the educational elite, administrators, and most directly the two largest teacher unions in the United States. Participate in an in-person or online workshop to hone your skills in National Geographic’s educational mission: We teach kids about the world and how it works, empowering them to succeed and to make it a better place.
There will likely be classroom audits and recommendations made for ongoing professional development. Becoming a Be You Learning Community requires leadership support and an Action Team Leader in place. Many online schools I have worked for offer faculty workshops and this is a valuable self-development resource.