Volume 2 | Issue 1
BY SUZANNE KOTY
We are excited to bring you the first issue of the year of this publication. The South Carolina Teacher Leadership newsletter is a resource for District Teachers of the Year, SC Honor Roll teachers, and teacher leaders throughout the state.
2017-18 South Carolina Teacher Forum
A leader “is a professional who first masters the power of his or her own thoughts, emotions, instincts, and unique abilities and in so doing gains the trust and respects of others, becoming a natural leader.”
A Look Inside the South Carolina Teacher Forum
The CERRA Team's Parting Thoughts
District Teacher Forums in Action
but we want you to read with us.
Join us for a virtual book study of Mark Divine’s
The WAY of the SEAL:
Think Like an Elite Warrior to Lead and Succeed
Sign up to participate in the CERRA Book Club
here to receive the link for the book club discussions.
Join us for discussion threads, twitter chats, and more. Get your book over the winter break, and begin reading. While you may read at your own pace, there will be a suggested timeline. The first discussion thread will be open on January 10th.
“Genuine leadership must stem from the heart of an individual, regardless of (and sometimes in spite of) the organizational role or power systems in which he or she is enshrined.”
There is great news for South Carolina educators! 490 NBCTs successfully renewed their National Board certification. Renewal candidates were notified last month of their latest achievement.
Upcoming Trainings and Support Sessions
Awareness Webinars: 12/15/17, 1/10/18, 3/21/18, and 4/11/18
Renewal Webinars: 12/8/17, 1/17/18, 3/22/18, and 4/12/18
Professional Learning Facilitator Trainings: 11/21/18, 1/4/18, 2/6/18, 3/8/18, and 4/9/18
SCEA (Register at their website.)
Support Session – Components 1 and 2: 2/10/18
Support Session – Components 3 and 4: 3/10/18
Jump Start Sessions: July 16-19, 2018
PSTA (Register at their website.)
Renewal Support Session: 1/30/18 @ 4:30
SC Mentor Training
Mentor Trainer Certification: December 5-6, 2017, February 27-28, 2018, and June 13-14, 2018
Mentor Training: January 30-31, 2018