Elbousty and Bratt, 2010). The article summarizes the effectiveness of professional learning communities (PLC's) in a large public school in the eastern United States. The article not only discusses the benefits of implementing PLC's in schools, but also the drawbacks perceived by teachers, as well as suggestions for how to best implement PLC's. What lessons about life and other cultures would you learn if your partner was living in Southeast Asia? EDUTOPIA - short video clip on teacher collaboration.