Educator Thoughts on Professional Learning Communities

Christie Street is an eighth grade language arts teacher at Northwestern Middle School of Fulton County in Milton, Georgia.

Video link: Educator Thoughts on Quality Professional Learning Communities – Christie Street (3:23) (mov, 95.5 MB)
Alternative video link: Click here for MP4 (53.3 MB)

Every student benefits from the strengths and expertise of every educator when communities of educators learn together and are supported by local communities whose members value education for all students. (Learning Forward) This video highlights the work of Christie Street as a member of a learning community.

Use the guiding questions for discussion and reflection

  1. What does Christie Street indicate has caused her Professional Learning Community to be successful?

  2. How has her Professional Learning Community supported her teaching practice?

  3. What is the ultimate goal of her Professional Learning Community?