Welcome to TeachingPartners

We’re teacher-powered, and we’re growing.

Join our Teacher-Powered Community

Meet drvickip, our very own Teacher-in-Chief, and help shape our growing community.

Learn about TeachingPartners Learning Progressions

We’re creating something new: Teacher-driven professional learning that counts for credit and recognition.

Find us on iTunes

The Now on iTunes, TeachingPartners Podcasts share teacher-powered conversations about education, teaching, and learning.

Get started at

Put your best foot forward and create a personal profile to share with others who you really are.

Today’s Highlights


Teacher-Powered Schools with Sarah Giddings, David Briley, and Julene Oxton

Sarah Giddings of Washtenaw Educational Options Consortium in Ypsilanti, Michigan, leads a discussion on teacher-powered Schools with David Briley of Reiche Community School in Portland, Maine, and Julene Oxton, the innovation coordinator for the Lakeville Public Schools in Lakeville, Minnesota.

Dr. Vicky Phillips

Our Community



What is the best professional learning experience you've had? What made is so valuable?

What do you think?

Help Shape TeachingPartners

Join these teacher-driven groups today.

Getting Started?


Happy Teacher Appreciation Week

Teacher Appreciation Week may be over but we want to take an extra day to THANK YOU again for all you do every day for our children, families, and communities!


The Why of Teacher Leadership

Check out the new blog post from Barnett Berry and Vicki Phillips, “The Why of Teacher Leadership.” This is the first piece in a series, authored in partnership with The Center for Teaching Quality.

TeachingPartners LIVE

Teacher-Powered Schools: How to Create One in 5 Steps

Our many thanks to Deyonne Jackson and Ronnda Cargile, teachers and Ambassadors for the Teacher-Powered Schools Initiative, for hosting TeachingPartners LIVE last night.

If you missed the webinar live, you’re not to late. You can still view it here. 




TeachingPartners Podcast

TeachingPartners Podcast is now available through Apple iTunes, Google Play, and Stitcher. Join us for new teacher-powered conversations each week.


Investing in What it Takes to Move from Good to Great

This new report–created with 10 leading education organizations committed to including teacher voice–shares the thoughts of exemplary teachers on the supports and experiences that have increased their effectiveness as educators as at various stages of their careers.


Just getting started at TeachingPartners?

Make the most of your TeachingPartners experience by checking out these three quick steps to get you going.

I'm Inspired