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Special Edition: Strategies for Effective Teacher Leadership

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Harness Teacher Expertise for Impactful Professional Learning

The Teacher Practice Networks (TPN) initiative draws on educator expertise to promote powerful teacher-to-teacher professional learning. Find out why 95 percent of teachers coached by TPN teacher leaders report increased self-confidence in their standards-aligned instruction.


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Creating Trauma-Informed Classrooms: Five Tips for Teachers

Trauma-informed practices boost resilience, promote well-being, and mitigate the effects of trauma. Learn about the fundamental ways teachers can support students who have been affected by trauma, from recognizing and handling fight/flight/freeze responses to social-emotional learning strategies that strengthen self-esteem.

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What Teachers Can Do Right Now to Improve Family Engagement

Teachers can get families successfully involved in their children’s education. This brief offers specific, research-based strategies for thoughtful planning and mentoring, and tips for encouraging open communication and modeling high expectations.

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Boost Confidence, Empower Teacher Leadership with Three Protocols

Leadership is challenging work and new territory for many teacher leaders. This issue of CenterView discusses how to increase teacher confidence to lead peers by using three important protocols, and it outlines clear structures and processes that support teacher learning.

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WestEd social media platforms feature valuable insights intended to help you tackle real-world challenges and make a difference in the lives of children, youth, and adults. Think of our social networks as your gateway to virtual professional learning … with free tips and best practices shared every day.

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