Individual Professional Growth

Grow individual teachers through supports, interventions, and tools.


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Achievement First: Teacher Support

Achievement First believes that great teachers are not born, they are made through highly effective systems and professional development support. Through a framework for effective teaching, a large investment in coaching and over 200 hours per year in activities that help teachers grow, Achievement First provides teachers the support they need to become highly effective educators and continue to grow their practice every day. 

Design features:

  • Significant Professional Development Time
  • Coaching


 

Generation Schools: College and Career Intensives

The Generation Schools Model extends the school year to 200 days and provides students with a unique opportunity to take courses relevant to college and career, while also maintaining standard teacher work hours through staggered teacher schedules. The staggered teacher schedules also enable Generation Schools Network to provide every teacher with two separate mid-year, week-long blocks dedicated to individual professional growth.

Design features:

  • Intersession
  • Trimester Schedule
  • Expanding Learning Time