This article promotes professional development for teachers. Connection to a community of teachers and greater motivation and achievement of students are just a few benefits of learning new skills, resources, and techniques. The author describes low-cost development opportunities, from individual tasks such as reading articles and keeping a journal, to collaborative techniques such as peer mentoring/coaching, forming a teacher support group, or joining a national organization.
Adult Education / Continuing Studies
Tertiary / Higher Education
TESOL (Teaching English for speakers of other languages)
Learning Resource Type
Teaching and Learning Strategies
CC 0 / public domain