Flipping the Script for Staff Meetings
Session notes from "Flipping the Script for Staff Meetings: 10 Strategies to Create a Culture of Collaboration," Presented by Jessica Gomez and Allyson Apsey.
July 9, 2021 | By
Topics: School Culture and Climate
What was the speaker’s main message?
Use collaboration to bring excitement, engagement, and fun to staff meetings.
What was the speaker’s best quote?
“Give everyone a voice.”
What were the Top 5 ideas from the session?
- Allow your staff to share what they would like to teach.
- Allow your staff to share what they would like to learn.
- Use what your staff shares and plan to meet their needs and preferences.
- Make PD fun.
- Use read alouds with adults.
What is one strategy that you will implement immediately?
I will definitely decide upon a great read aloud to use with my staff.
What is one strategy that will help you with instructional leadership?
Incorporating teacher expertise and voice is always a good strategy to use to develop other staff members. Each one teach one.
What is one idea that you want to learn more about?
I want to learn more about the fanny pack speaker.
What are three resources you will check out?
I will check out The Path to Serendipity and other books by Allyson Apsey.
I can’t wait to tell my teachers about this idea:
Using menti.com with their students.
Notes by Aqila Malpass, Assistant Principal of Rocky Ridge Elementary School in Hoover, Alabama.