Teacher Leadership

Perry CSD is proud to announce that during the 2020-21 school year, Jessica Harstad will be serving as the Teacher Leadership Coordinator. The following teachers will be serving Instructional Coaches:

Allisa Bahney
Ashley Fricke Jensen
Brenda Mintun
Kellie Seales
Nathan Horgen

Connect with the Perry Teacher Leadership web page

Additional teacher leadership positions include serving as

  • Mentor
  • Professional Learning Community (PLC) Facilitator
  • Behavior Interventionist Lead Teacher
  • English Learner Instructional Strategist Lead Teacher
  • Elementary Data Team Leader
  • Elementary PBIS/CKH Lead Teacher
  • Instructional technology Integrationist Lead Teacher
  • Middle School Grade Level Team Leader
  • PLC Facilitator Track Leader

In December 2017, teachers across the district were surveyed to see how perceptions about the impact of the Teacher Leadership program and in particular, the Instructional Coaches are changing. The survey results were compared to the results from December 2016. A copy of this report can be downloaded here.

During the 2016-17 school year, school staff were surveyed twice (December 2016 and May 2017) to gather their perceptions about the impact and effectiveness of the Teacher Leadership program and in particular, the Instructional Coaches. A copy of the final report can be downloaded here and a summary is below.

TLC Evaluation Summary 2016-17

Additional information can be found on the Iowa Department of Education website for Teacher Leadership.