Defining Teacher-Leader Roles

The roles of teacher leaders working to enable their peers to improve and ultimately increase their students’ achievement vary widely. The resources here provide some general and detailed descriptions and definitions of teacher leader roles, and case studies on some of these roles.

Defining Teacher-Leader Roles and Responsibilities

General Resources

Career Pathways & Tiered Certification

Emerging Options for New Teacher Leader Roles

  • As part of its Opportunity Culture initiative, Public Impact has developed detailed descriptions of several school models that enable excellent teachers to reach more students for more pay, within... Read more »
  • Teach Plus, an advocacy organization dedicated to keeping high-performing teachers in the classroom, has a program that recruits, develops, and supports highly effective, experienced teachers to... Read more »

Staffing Innovations

Training Teacher-Leaders

Detailed Role Descriptions

Case Studies