In light of some discussions I’ve had with colleagues over the past couple of days I thought these resources would be of interest. Follow the links below for more information about best practice in the area professional learning for teachers and leaders.
Australian Institute of teaching and School Leadership (AITSL)
Australian Charter for the Professional Learning of Teachers and School Leaders
Professional Learning Animation – AITSL
Adam Smith talks to Frederick Brown of Learning Forward
…about the importance of individual teacher responsibility in identifying professional learning needs, and answers the questions:
- Why commit to professional learning?
- How do I ensure my learning is meaningful and relevant?
- What types of professional learning have the greatest impact?
- How can social media support my learning?
- How can I foster collaboration to realise effective professional learning?