Information for PLC Facilitation
"The Art of Facilitating Teacher Teams" - This Edutopia blog post by Elena Aguilar outlines key steps for developing strong teams, including: planning, facilitation skills, and managing group dynamics.
Facilitating Learning Teams - This school-based professional learning unit presented by Learning Forward, is written to help facilitators (1) understand the responsibilities and skills needed by facilitators and other
roles that contribute to a team’s success (2)Understand how teams develop in order to be able to address members’ needs
at each stage of team development (3) Acquire skills and strategies for facilitating learning teams, such as forming
agreements, using purpose and nonpurpose, managing challenging situations,
and assessing team effectiveness and efficiency, and (4) Develop strategies for assessing learning team members’ contributions, the
team’s effectiveness, and the results of the team’s work.
Team Facilitation - This slideshare contains detailed information about facilitator roles, skills for effective facilitation, benefits of team facilitation, and strategies and steps for improving team facilitation.
Tools & Resources for Developing Facilitation Skills
Facilitation Tools and Techniques - This site is a useful collection of annotated resources on learningforsustainability.net