Professional Development at Research for Better Teaching

Ruth Sernak

Ruth worked in Montgomery County, Maryland, as a middle and high school teacher, staff developer, curriculum developer, administrator, and Johns Hopkins University graduate-level instructor for effective teaching.  She also served as president of the Maryland Council of Staff Developers for three years.  Her particular areas of interest include team building, promoting creative and critical thinking, accommodating different learning styles, and strengthening conference skills. She enjoys working with educators to create professional growth systems that promote professional learning communities, build and support teacher leaders, and increase effective teaching strategies.  Ruth has 40 years in education.
 

Ruth
Sernak
RBT Consultant