It’s safe to assume most school districts have already, or are currently attempting to create a culture of learning and development in efforts to keep pace with the dynamic demands of preparing students for learning in the 21st century. Constant and evolving change can be a source of conflict and is often difficult on teachers and school district employees who feel comfortable with the status quo. … [Read more...]
What’s the Point of Training and Professional Development?
Teachers log more hours out of the classroom for professional development than nearly any other reason. In the current climate of PLCs, PBIS, Common Core, ways to use technology in the classroom and many other large scale changes occurring within education, effective training will drive effective teachers and effective schools. Training is the hinge pin that links teachers with past models and … [Read more...]
How Do You Motivate Teachers to Be More Effective? Part Two
The article below is a good resource that scratches the surface on how to motivate teachers. If you are looking for more in-depth and actionable information, we have an entire book that provides school leaders with a guide to designing districts that motivate teachers. For more information click on the image above. In the last post on "how to motivate teachers" the focus was on … [Read more...]