Marc Johnson

Distance Learning, Pandemic Response and Educational Practices (PREP)

Distance Learning: An Opportunity to Strengthen Our Collaboration

Categories: Pandemic Response and Educational Practices

This entry is the seventh in a blog series called Pandemic Response and Educational Practices (PREP), which aims to highlight and further the important work educators are doing amid the worldwide COVID-19 crisis.

Based on How to Coach Leadership in a PLC.

These are times unlike any we have faced in our careers, but they also are quite possibly the most profound opportunity for leadership growth that we have ever been provided as well. 

It is important, however, that we embrace the concept of distributed leadership as well. Teacher leadership within grade-level and subject-matter teams during this time is essential. Effective and focused team collaboration is needed to generate the learning opportunities for our students and support them through difficult changes. Now is the time to deepen our collaborative culture, not to abandon it! Read more