The very essence of a learning community is a focus on and a commitment to the learning of each student. A PLC is composed of collaborative teams whose members work interdependently to achieve common goals linked to the purpose of learning for all.
Professional Learning Communities
Chelsea Primary School began its PLC journey. Professional Learning Communities (PLCs) are an approach to school improvement where groups of teachers work collaboratively at the school level to improve student outcomes.
Professional Learning Community (PLC) schools start from a simple idea: students learn more when their teachers work together.
Professional learning community (PLC) schools start from a simple idea: students learn more when their teachers work together. Building a PLC is a proven way for schools to increase student learning by creating a culture that is:
Found in all effective PLCs are 10 principles that bring together the best available research on school improvement: