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Can We Interest You in Teacher Leadership?

By Paul Toner, President of The VIVA Project Last weekend in The New York Times, Mokoto Rich wrote that “school districts have gone from handing out pink slips to scrambling to hire teachers,” thanks to an improving US economy. In an op-ed to the Times three days later, Can We Interest You in Teaching?, Frank

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Press Release on VIVA Report from Iowa State Education Assocation

ISEA releases report on What Leadership Roles Should Teachers Play? Hundreds of educators participated in idea exchange DES MOINES, IA (01/10/2013)(readMedia)– Hundreds of educators participated in a groundbreaking, online idea exchange utilizing a combination of technologies which sought to answer the question, “how would you envision a greater role for teacher leadership in schools?” Members

VIVA ISEA Project – Re-Imagining School Leadership for the 21st Century

On December 8, 2012,  members of the VIVA ISEA Teachers Idea Exchange  presented their report Re-Imagining School Leadership for the 21st Century to the board of the Iowa State Education Association. On December 19, 2012,  they presented their ideas to members of Governor Brandstad’s administration. Download a copy of “Re-Imagining School Leadership for the 21st