Safe space – At its core, communities must be safe spaces for all teachers. The Local Connect Zone is a space where everyone can share their experiences freely without fear of judgement.
Action – A Local Connect Zone is a space where people are driven to action and make progress for change to happen.
Growth – Each person joining the community is committed to growing as an individual and as a professional.
Inclusivity – The space is open to diverse identities and lived experiences.
Generative – Each zone is committed to moving forward and producing action through engaging with each other.