Chiefs for Change Brief Says Teacher Leaders Critical to Student Success

Chiefs for Change Brief Says Teacher Leaders Critical to Student Success

February 13, 2018

According to a new brief from Chiefs for Change—The Network Effect: Harnessing the Power of Teacher Leadership Networks to Sustain Progress in Tennessee—under the “sustained leadership” of Commissioners Kevin Huffman and Candice McQueen, the Volunteer State “boosted student achievement by leveraging the power of teacher leadership networks, a strategy that can be used to improve education systems across the country.” The brief takes an in-depth look at Tennessee’s “model for magnifying the impact of the state’s most effective educators,” and provides an overview of lessons learned for those states interested in following Tennessee’s example.