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Professional Learning and Development

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Jenna Gilfillan, M.Ed July 11, 2022

Top 5 Strategies for Instructional Coaches

Learn five keys, tools, and strategies to help you empower your fellow educators....
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Kennedy Schultz June 22, 2022

Leading a Successful PLC

Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) are an effective way to tackle school challenges. Learn how to help your school set your PLCs up for success....
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Kennedy Schultz May 20, 2022

How Leaders Can Start a PLC

Learn how leaders can overcome the most common challenges to implementing PLCs, from finding the time to gather to identifying the most pressing issues....
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Rose Lattanze May 20, 2022

Choosing Your Path to Education Leadership

Explore multiple ways to step into education leadership and the pathways available based on your characteristics and skills....
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Rabbi David Saltzman Ed.D May 2, 2022

Using a Strategy Showcase to Create a Collaborative Teacher Community

Examine ways leaders can help teachers who did not have the chance to participate in coaching grow before next year's coaching cycle begins....
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BetterLesson April 27, 2022

5 Reasons Why Your Best New Teachers Are Leaving (and How to Help Them)

New educators need support to not only remain in the profession but to develop into the kinds of educators able to teach to today's high standards....
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Jennifer Doyle April 22, 2022

A Coach’s Favorite Strategies for Math Retention

Explore strategies that support math retention by building connections between topics, visualizing math ideas, and developing math understanding....
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Kennedy Schultz April 6, 2022

What is a PLC?

What is a PLC? Develop strong collaborative teams by understanding the what, who, and why of a professional learning community....
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Amber Orenstein April 4, 2022

Driving Measurable Outcomes – Why We’re Teaming Up with TeachFX

BetterLesson and TeachFX partner to give teachers data that can reveal key details about the rigor, engagement, and equity in a classroom....
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