Summary: This article speaks to the importance of teamwork to provide teachers with collaboration and support. Every teacher needs a friend, a colleague and an administrator on his/her side; this is the only way to make for a happy and long educational career.
Source: Starr Sackstein, Education Week, July 25. 2017
Categories: Teacher Collaboration, Teacher Satisfaction, Positive Relationships, Professional Learning Communities
Although the act of teaching is often done alone, teachers are all on a team in a school; we work together for the mission and for each student we teach. It is helpful to realize that we are a team and although there may be moments of isolation, we all want what’s best for the community.