The scoop on co-teaching featuring NJTeacher2Teacher

Welcome back EduMagicians, today I with me Darlene and Nicole from NJTeacher2Teacher. NJ Teacher to teacher is all teacher created and teacher presented. The best in live & virtual professional development for teachers, schools & districts. We are discussing co-teaching - what it is, why we need to know about, co-teaching methods, and more! Here we go!

Episode takeaways
  • Defining co-teaching - two certified teachers working and giving 100% to all of the students in the class.

  • Each person comes into the relationship with their own strengths

  • Who are co-teachers?

  • How to build a professional working relationship with your co-teacher

  • Share some trust and relationship building exercises

  • Write letters to each other about dreams and fears for the new year or how to approach the lines of communication

  • Open lines of communication between the pair

  • Share something that your colleague doesn't know about you

  • Find time where you can plan together

  • Review of each of the 6 co-teaching models - one teach one drift or one teach one assist, one teach and one observes, parallel teaching, alternative teaching, station teaching, team teaching.

  • There may be 6 methods for co teaching, but there are 600 possibilities.

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