In the midst of remote learning, teachers are working to fill in the gaps of incomplete online professional development programs. Many teachers are volunteering to help less tech-savvy educators learn the basics about virtual learning tools when their schools or districts can’t provide adequate training. Despite their good intentions, teachers simply aren’t equipped to provide comprehensive online PD for their colleagues. Remote instruction requires teachers to learn a wide range of new skills; and they need a well-planned, evidence-based PD…
We’ve compiled a list of three high priority professional development topics for school leaders before the 2021- 2022 school year to promote recovery from COVID-19 learning loss.
Teacher coaching is an essential component of effective job-embedded professional development. In the age of remote work, is virtual instructional coaching a viable alternative to in-person coaching?
In this article, we address misconceptions about virtual instruction and teacher development. We also explain how to plan effective remote learning professional development for teachers.
Let’s unpack the evidence about high-quality teacher professional development.