Teamwork, powerful teamwork

There are few times in life when you’re part of a team that’s so special, it leaves you honored, proud, and forever changed. Our schools deserve cultures of phenomenal teamwork!

How can a powerful team experience affect you?

Take 2-3 minutes to see the effect that one powerful experience with teamwork had on these grown men…

It’s been said that there is nothing more invigorating to the human spirit than working towards a common goal with like-minded friends who are equally dogged and passionate. It doesn’t just give us meaning and fulfillment; it inspires us to create those same feelings for others.

Year-in and year-out, ‘collective teacher efficacy’ is in John Hattie’s top three most influential factors of student learning.  It is critical to enable teachers to reflect on their craft with support from their colleagues…as a team.  When collective efficacy is present, teachers are better equipped to foster positive behavior in students and in raising students’ expectations of themselves by convincing them that they can do well in school.

It’s worth repeating:

There are a few times in life when you’re part of a team that’s so special, it leaves you honored, proud, and forever changed. Our schools deserve cultures of phenomenal teamwork!

Let’s talk about it! You can reach me at greg@syfrlearning.com.

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