7 Characteristics of an Innovative Educator

Innovation can’t be systematized, but this is a good start.


This is a repost of an article written by Rachelle Wooten and posted on TeachAmazing.com.  This a great article and really hits the mark with these 7 characteristics which fit for both teachers and administrators.

After reading this, you should ask yourself … Does this describe me?  And if it does … GREAT –  Keep up the good work!

But if you’re honest, and it doesn’t …  then what do you need to do to become an Innovative Educator?


What are the characteristics of an innovative educator?

Reflective – As an educator, it is important to reflect on what is working and what is not.  Even though it can be a little uncomfortable, we have to admit when a great lesson was really a flop.  We must constantly examine our processes and our concepts to make sure they are what is best for the students we teach.

Learners – An…

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About Thrasymachus

2013 Northwest ISD teacher of the year, Humanities Texas 2012 Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award, and 2011 Outstanding Educator of North Texas Award (North Central Texas College). I'm currently a Regional Digital Learning Consultant with the Education Service Center Region 11 in Ft. Worth, Texas and a college government educator who incorporates philosophy, technology & humor. A student through and through, I walk with my students in their learning. Most importantly, I'm blessed with the 3 most perfect kids eva! I love on them ery day!!!
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