For Educators

Support, community, and resources for excellent careers

Looking for inspirational stories and videos of Opportunity Culture® educators, news about schools where they work, or help with leadership and instructional excellence? We produce a wealth of resources to support your great work as educators—see what’s new!


Educator Columns

From teacher-of-the-year to teacher resident, we share stories of educators from districts across the country. Whether in their own words or ours, their message rings clear—teachers love these roles!

Voices on Videos

Our team loves visiting schools, gathering voices of educators talking about their roles. Watch our extensive library of videos to see how these models transformed their schools.

Opportunity Culture® Audio

What have educators in Opportunity Culture® roles learned about successfully redesigning schools to reach all students with excellent teaching?  Our audio pieces bring their advice to help confront some of the stickiest issues facing education.

New on from Public Impact: Creating a Tutoring Culture

Teaching team leader Tameka Rover-Brown, at right, and paraprofessional Janie Martin, at left, from Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools. Educators and policymakers continue to worry about permanent learning shortfalls post-Covid—both for individual students and the...

Professional Learning and Webinars

May 2024 Newsletter: What Makes Strategic Staffing Changes Stick?

How do great educators use the results of one school year to plan and launch the next? In our free, three-part webinar series, excellent educators in the Multi-Classroom Leader™ role share their words of wisdom. We also share keys to sustainability from educators in...

More districts and charter school organizations—large and small, rural and urban—commit to using these models every year. See examples of these sites here!


Multi-Classroom Leader™ Role

Educators in this “MCL™” role form the cornerstone of Opportunity Culture® implementation.

Team Reach Teacher™ Role

Educators in this role reach more students than usual, but typically without raising instructional group sizes, for higher pay.

Reach Associate™ Role

Paraprofessionals can serve in the advanced Reach Associate™ role, supporting one or more teaching teams.

Teacher Resident Role

Aspiring teachers serve as yearlong, paid teacher residents on teaching teams, supporting teams as the Reach Associate™ role does

Questions or feedback? Contact our team today!


Instructional Leadership & Excellence Resources

We offer curated resources on the critical elements of instructional leadership and excellence for teachers and principals.

Small-Group Teaching and Tutoring

Maximize the research-proven power of tutoring when educators in Multi-Classroom Leader™ roles guide their teaching teams.

Science of Reading Instruction

Schools taking on a shift to instruction based on the science of reading can smooth the way with Multi-Classroom Leader™ teams. 

Opportunity Culture® Newsletter

The newsletter, sent eight times per year, contains news, resources, and tools curated especially for educators in schools using these models