How Teacher Development Happens

A+ Instructional rubric: check!
Feedback to teachers: check!
Infectious positivity: check!

This school leader should be set up to drive tons of growth among her staff. But... it doesn't quite happen. What gives?

Professional development and instructional coaching often suffer from a couple of critical deficiencies that undermine what should otherwise be excellent plans for growing a school staff. But with the proper planning and framing, you can get a lot more out of your professional development systems.