LEAD 2021

The Role of the Learning Liaison

  • The role of the liaison is to support the work of the principal in improving instruction in every classroom, through coaching, consulting, collaborating, and co-teaching with teachers as well as to align professional learning with district and school goals. 

    •       Facilitate needs assessment on campus.
    •       Expand and develop teachers’ use of a variety of resources to improve instruction based on identified campus needs.
    •       Support instructional staff to ensure that student achievement data drives instructional decisions at the classroom and school level.
    •       Support campus administration in ensuring implementation of the GCISD adopted curriculum.
    •       Collaborate with teachers to ensure instruction is aligned with curriculum and meet the needs of all students.
    •       Collaborate with classroom teachers to increase the quality and effectiveness of classroom instruction through: PLCs, professional learning, and coaching teachers.
    •       Identify and develop model classrooms to build district capacity.
    •       Support new hires to build their capacity.
    •       In collaboration with principal, design and implement job-embedded, standards-based professional learning.
    •       Work collaboratively with the Campus Excellence Committee and principal to design, implement, and assess school initiatives to ensure alignment and focus on intended results.
    •       Create a pull environment for teachers to reflect on their own instructional practices.
    •       Continually learn and build personal and professional capacity.
    •       Develop and maintain ongoing positive professional relationships.
    •       Meet with the Department of Instruction leadership on a biannual basis to evaluate the effectiveness of the liaisons’ work based on the progress of students and teachers.
    •       Engages in reflective conversations with teachers.
    •       Models lessons for teachers.
    •       Performs other duties that support the principal in improving teaching and learning.