Guest post written by Kristy Gaudio Instructional coach. Basketball coach. Life coach. Voice coach. No matter what you’re involved in, you can find a coach to reach out to. And while the concept of coaching has been around for quite some time, it’s hard to identify exactly what traits define an effective coach. Some would … Read more
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We are excited to announce that early bird registration for our August 15-16, 2019 Denver workshop begins April 1. Learning will be differentiated based on coaching and leadership strands. Follow this link for more information
Guest post written by Keith Schoen I will never forget the coaching conversation I had with a second year teacher early in the fall of 2018. We had been struggling for a few weeks to increase student talk. After our visit to a model classroom at the Ewing Marion Kauffman School in Kansas City, Missouri, … Read more
Guest post written by Kristy Gaudio Riding a bicycle backwards. That is how I would describe my first year as an instructional coach. The old adage “like riding a bike” applied, considering my prior experience as a teacher. My focus was on working with fellow teachers and their students in their classrooms. However, the ‘backwards’ … Read more
We are excited to announce that registration for our two-day Student-Centered Coaching Workshop in Denver on May 20-21, 2019 is now open! Learning will be differentiated based on coaching and leadership strands. Click here for more information or to register today.
Guest post by Kristy Gaudio Anyone who has seen, or binge-watched, a home remodeling series can’t help but obsess over how easy they make it look. The interior decorator quickly transitions through the processes of viewing the room, sketching out a vision, and unveiling the mind blowing result to the homeowner in 30 minutes–minus commercials! … Read more
We are excited to share the news that Leading Student-Centered Coaching: Building Principal and Coach Partnerships (Sweeney and Mausbach) will be published in June of 2018. Written for an audience of K-12 principals, district leaders, and coaches, this new book will tackle the toughest issues that are associated with integrating coaching into a school. For … Read more