• Module 3 highlights those qualities that research has shown to have the greatest impact on creating a collaborative culture to improve instruction and learning. Highlights include examining school culture, establishing a clearly defined purpose to guide the works of the team, developing measurable goals, maintaining a focus on teaching, learning, and assessment, monitoring the team’s commitment to group  norms, and modeling effective intra and inter team communication.

    Table of Contents 

    Use the links below to access the separate sections of Module 3. You can download the entire module in Word, or as a PDF using the link above, or read the module using the reader below.

  • Essential Questions, Objectives, & Vocabulary

  • Introduction

  • Ineffective Teams

  • Stages of Team Development

  • Characteristics of Effective Teams

  • Next Steps