"Lets Team Up": Strategies for Building Successful Paraeducator/teacher Teams

Gerlach, Ed.D

Session Abstract

To be successful, the teacher and the paraeducator must view themselves as a team and partners in the educational process. This session will present an overview of effective teamwork and understand ways to promote improved communication.. Topics will include creating a positive environment, role clarification, goal setting,time management strategies, and ways to build a foundation for effective communication. Participants will have the opportunity to assess their own contributions to team success through a team and work style assessment. ,


Kent Gerlach, Ed.D