Teach Factor Fellow: Laura Roussel

Teacher leadership structures can improve instruction and teacher retention, accelerate learning and keep the best teachers in the classroom where they can make the most impact. NIET's Teach Factor explores this with some of the most effective educators in the U.S. Here, Ascension Parish Supervisor of Teacher Development Laura Roussel (Louisiana) shares about her first day in the classroom and the differences between a great teacher and a great teacher leader. Learn more at