#MichED Chat 4/23/14

"PLCs: the good, the bad, the ugly" @ Wednesday, 8 p.m.

Topic: PLCs - the good, the bad, the ugly

Join us for the #MichED chat on Professional Learning Communities. This week we will discuss the advantages and obstacles of PLCs. Special guest moderator John Bernia from Lake Orion Public Schools will join Todd Bloch to host what will be a great #MichED discussion.

The #MichED chat team for 4/16:

Co-Moderator - John Bernia

Co-Moderator - Todd Bloch

Greeter - Jeff Bush


1. What is a PLC?

2. What is essential for a PLC to work?

3. Do ALL PLC’s have to have same format?

4. How does your administrator support you to grow your PLC?

5. How do you encourage fellow teachers to build their own PLC?

6. How do specials teachers fit into PLCs?

7. Could PLCs reach out of building, district, state?

April #MichED Chat Topics

4/1/14: Teaching in the Hybrid Classroom (with Chris Stanley)

4/9/14: Spring Break - No Chat

4/16/14: Redefining Curriculum

4/23/14: PLCs - the Good, the Bad, the Ugly

4/30/14: Service Learning (with Rachelle Wynkoop)

The #MichED Chat Team