Co-teaching and Professional Collaboration

Strong co-teaching relationships are the underpinnings for a seamless and manageable instructional environment. This course will prepare teachers to work collaboratively on mutual goals and student learning objectives in a team effort.  The benefits of such effort are numerous and include:   positive and scholarly collegial exchanges focused on student-centered goals and objectives, planned and orchestrated communication among each other and with students, analysis and use of data to plan effective instruction with.

Course Outcomes:

  • Plan collaboratively using protocols specific to effective communication resulting in higher understanding and action steps
  • Identify and analyze learning gaps to develop action steps
  • Select mutual student learning objectives and plan around those objectives with strategy