PD Scoop – PLC Facilitators

PD “Scoop” – June East Points – PLC Facilitators Over the course of the year, we have highlighted various groups of teachers who collaborate together as a professional learning community (PLC) to learn and improve educational opportunities for the students at East. Today we highlight two staff members, Amy Scharenbrock (Personalized Learning Coach) and Laura Tessmer (Instructional Coach). These two staff members are the main facilitators of PD (professional development) to provide continued support for teachers on their growth and development. This support ranges from leading professional development on late start days to meeting with groups or individuals during prep time or after school. As a district, our goal is for teachers to develop their PLC focus around the five points of the personalized star. Back in August, Amy and Laura facilitated a collaborative opportunity (Ed Camp) for teachers to reflect on their professional interests and find other staff who had similar... read more