Who We Are
Our mission is to dramatically improve teaching through the study of exceptional teachers. By sharing what we learn, we aim to help schools create classrooms that are radically better for children, especially in communities where systemic inequities and discrimination have left students with limited access to a high quality education.

Latest on the Blog

Gabby Woolf’s Dr. Jekyll Lesson and the Power of Reading Fluency

My colleagues Erica Woolway, Sadie McCleary, Hannah Solomon and I have been working on the TLAC 3.0 Field Guide to support the new 3.0 Teach Like a Champion this fall. It’ll be out in a few months, but it’s a bit different from previous Field Guides in that it focuses on “keystone” videos–longer clips of 8…

Read more
An Excerpt from Reconnect: Building School Culture for Meaning Purpose and Belonging

As many of you know I’ve got a new book out, co-written with Denarius Frazier, Hilary Lewis, and Darryl Williams.  It’s called Reconnect: Building School Culture for Meaning Purpose and Belonging and it’s a book about where we are now as schools and what to do about it. The theme, you could argue, is belonging: what…

Read more
A Group of Cognitive Scientists and Teachers Go To A Wine Tasting And….

  It sounds like the first line of a joke: “A group of cognitive scientists go to a wine tasting…” but it actually happened. The punch line “and then they end up having a discussion about the role of knowledge in perception and learning” isn’t ideal from a humor POV but from a teaching POV it…

Read more

What We Do

Read our texts to understand our principles and techniques in depth.
Learn more
Attend a workshop with educators from around the world or have us train your team directly.
Learn more
Plug and Plays
Purchase ready-to-use teacher training modules on specific Teach Like a Champion techniques.
Learn more
TLAC Online
Enable teachers to learn and practice Teach Like a Champion techniques on their own schedules.
Learn more
DOS Curriculum
Equip deans, teachers, and leaders with content to support students’ character development.
Learn more
Reading Reconsidered Curriculum
Build students’ knowledge, writing skills, and love of books with our English curriculum.
Learn more
Multi-Year Partnerships
Achieve your strategic priorities and build teacher and leader capacity through the deep study of video and artifacts.
Learn more
Video Collaborative
Study footage from your campus, alongside the TLAC team, to advance your teaching.
Learn more
TLAC in Latin America
Acceso a los recursos de Enseña como un Maestro para profesores y líderes escolares de habla hispana.
Learn more