Northwestern Middle School: Q. and A.

This video features the following eighth grade social studies teachers at Northwestern Middle School of Fulton County located in Milton, Georgia.
Bruce Fielden
Mike Brennan
Thomas Swope
Deana Skimel
Kelley Hummel
Video link: Northwestern Middle School Learning Communities: Q. & A. (4:05) (wmv, 140.5 MB)
Alternative video link: Click here for MP4 (68.9 MB)
Guiding questions:
Teachers at Northwestern Middle School had a variety of experiences with learning communities. Watch as they share their experiences and answer these questions:
  1. What adjustments did these teachers make to adopt the structure of this particular learning community?


  2. How have they developed a level of trust where they feel comfortable sharing data?


  3. What impact has your Professional Learning Community had on your work as a teacher?