This seven week course is designed to introduce the power of collaborative leadership through a professional online community. Participants will define key leadership qualities that produce effective teacher leaders. Practical tools and resources will be explored which enable teacher leaders to work for school improvement and change, content and curriculum development, and enhancing digital citizenship using 21 century skills. National Staff Development Council standards highlighting the importance of leadership, learning communities, and collaborative work provide the framework for participants’ learning. Each participant will work on a "Building a learning Community" project.