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Department of Instructional Leadership 
850 Hungerford Drive, Room 259
Rockville 20850

Phone: 301-517-5017

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 Equity - Collaboration - Continuous Improvement - Valuing People - Visionary Leadership

Department of Professional Learning & Equity Initiatives -Teacher Leadership Unit 

 Mission: The Teacher Leadership Unit works collaboratively with school leaders and MCPS offices to build the capacity of teacher leaders to lead for equity through the school improvement process, lead professional learning communities in on-going, reflection and examination of practice through an equity lens, and provide teachers with the professional learning and coaching support necessary to transform staff and student learning to ensure that student achievement is not predictable by race and all students are college and career ready..

Who We Are

The Teacher Leadership Unit is part of OCAO - Office of the Chief Academic Officer in the Department of Professional Learning & Equity Initiatives.



DIRECTOR - Dr. Betty Collins

Dr. Betty Collins


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