Discussion thread: teacher support programs | EDUC 380 – Current Issues in Education (D) | Liberty University

What is a professional learning community and mentor new teacher program? What are the benefits and challenges to having a professional learning community and mentoring a new teacher program in an educational setting? Which one would benefit you more in your first year of teaching?

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