Louisiana Teacher Leaders

Welcome to the Louisiana Teacher Leaders! We believe that teachers know best what students need. When they work together with other teachers, they are best positioned to improve student learning. 


2014-2015 TEACHER LEADER Math and ELA Professional Development

As part of the effort to provide increased, intensive support to Louisiana educators, the Department of Education is providing over 6,500 seats for professional development in ELA and math this summer.  The Department’s Teacher Leader professional development will focus on supporting educators to plan, instruct and assess using Louisiana’s math and ELA standards. As a reminder, districts are only able to send members of their teacher leader cohorts. 

Review this guide for an overview of all 14-15 Teacher Leader summer and virtual PD opportunities.

Please direct all questions to LouisianaTeacherLeaders@la.gov.


SAVE THE DATE: TEACHER LEADER SUMMIT (JUNE 3-4) AND SUPERINTENDENTS COLLABORATION MEETING (JUNE 4-5)

We are pleased to announce that the 2014 Teacher Leader Summit will be held in conjunction with the Superintendents Collaboration Meeting at the New Orleans Ernest N. Morial Convention Center. District cohorts of Teacher Leaders will attend June 3-4, and Superintendents and their District Leadership Teams will remain for the Collaboration Meeting on June 4-5.  

HOTELS AND LOGISTICS

The Department will pay for registration and training costs as well as breakfasts and lunches during the events. Districts are responsible for all travel costs associated with the events. There are many hotel options in the area, and participants can begin making their reservations now. We have compiled a list of hotels that are offering a discounted rate in conjunction with the event. Districts should consider reserving a block of rooms for their cohort and ask for a discounted rate, mentioning the state events.

Registration and logistics information will be available in April. Please direct all questions about the Teacher Leader event to LouisianaTeacherLeaders@la.gov and questions about the Superintendents Collaboration event to DistrictSupport@la.gov.


2013 April and June Training Materials

To access the training materials from the April and June in person events, find them in the Teacher Leader Library here.  

TO VIEW VIDEOS AND RESOURCES FROM THE TEACHER LEADERS KICKOFF EVENT, CLICK HERE.


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