Support, mentoring keys to teacher success

by | Feb 11, 2021 | Education

Teachers stand in front of a class and communicate les­sons each day to students, but as Davis Intermediate School English/language arts teacher Susan Wood can attest,

teachers also teach their fel­low teachers.

Wood has mentored a teach­er, Dean Latta, at Davis and he in turn has helped her with com­puter skills. The two teachers were among around two dozen or so Wylie ISD teachers – both new hires and veterans – along with some campus administra­tors interviewed recently by the Monitor about their jobs and the mentoring program and re­cruiting and retention program. Teachers included first-year teachers and veterans, who in­clude campus mentors.

For the full story, see the Feb. 11 issue or subscribe online.

By Don Munsch[email protected]

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