From the Directors


Please watch this page for messages from the program directors and a growing collection of information about teacher leadership in the news, in research and at work across the Northeast.


Teacher Leadership in the news…


A discussion of transitions among teacher leaders

A new article about who gets to be a teacher leader.


Reports of mixed progress on the federal governments “Teach to Lead” program.

A blog and video about teacher leadership as a reform strategy.


An article about the intersection of women’s leadership and teacher leadership.

A reminder about the National Board of Professional Teaching Standards (NBPTS) Standards for Teacher Leadership

EdWeek has noticed the Teacher Leadership Growth Spurt

A teacher leader on gaining her first teacher “follower.”



The Washington Post reports: Secretary of Education, John King, is trying to repair the Obama administration’s frayed relationship with teachers 

Inside Philanthropy reports: Why K-12 Funders Are Excited About Helping Teachers Become Leaders

The Courier Journal reports: A leading teacher’s view on teacher leadership