U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan announces the initiative at the inaugural Teaching & Learning conference on March 14th, 2014.

 View a full transcript of the speech and teacher panel discussion.



Teach to Lead Kicks off “Start of Summer Challenge”

Teacher leadership begins with YOU. Picture change in your school, district, or state by posting your idea for teacher leadership on Twitter and Facebook, using the hashtag #teachtolead along with a photo. Read more about the campaign here.

Announcing the 2014 National Teacher of the Year
Congratulations to all of the 2014 State Teachers of the Year, including the recently named National Teacher of the Year, Sean McComb! Sean is an English teacher from Baltimore County Public Schools. Learn more about his role as a teacher leader in this video feature from Teaching Channel.



“Bloomberg EDU interview focuses on need for teacher leadership”

Bloomberg EDU’s Jane Williams interviews three educators on transforming the profession and education policy re Teach to Lead” Check out the blog and listen to the podcast below.