Teacher meets leadership through hybrid roles

ClevelandCleveland Teachers Union (CTU) Professional Issues Director Mark Baumgartner, who served as facilitator of CTU’s chapter of the Teacher Leaders program in 2013-14, is a career educator currently teaching 9th grade English at Max Hayes High School. Like thousands of AFT members in hybrid roles, Mark integrates teaching with leadership service in his district. As Professional Issues Director, he works with the CEO and CAO to implement academic reforms in Cleveland Public Schools. Mark has played a key role in Common Core implementation, co-designing plans with district colleagues, ensuring teacher voice, and supporting instructional coaches in schools.

2014-08-27T16:40:06+00:00 April 22nd, 2014|