Community • Teachers form learning groups and build a learning culture
Learning • Teachers learn from each other • Teachers learn from researchers, academia • Teachers learn from literature and online resources
Professional • Teachers embark on learning to enhance their professional competencies
Objectives of PLC • To provide a platform for sharing of pedagogical knowledge • To empower teachers to continuously improve their professional competencies • To provide an opportunity for teachers/educators to engage in lifelong learning
We already have LTs, how is that different from PLC? • PLC is a tool to strengthen the rigour and depth of reflection and professional learning in LTs.
Long term goals for PLC • Teachers as reflective practitioners and education connoisseurs • Optimise students’ learning – every lesson a good lesson