Finding Balance: Advice for New Instructional Coaches

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

Student-Centered Coaching Workshop 2018

Student-Centered Coaching Workshop August 13-14, 2018 (Denver, CO) SOLD OUT – email Dan@DianeSweeney.com to add your name to the wait-list Join authors Diane Sweeney and Leanna Harris for this two-day workshop which will extend on the basics by focusing on how to systematically use student-centered coaching to meet your school and district goals. Learning will be differentiated … Read more

Have You Heard?

Diane and her team are co-hosting a Student-Centered Coaching Institute with Corwin on June 7-8, 2018 in St. Louis, Missouri. This is our premier event in 2018. Join us for this two-day institute designed to provide a foundational understanding for those who are new to student-centered coaching. It will also extend on the core practices … Read more

New Website + Upcoming Events

We are excited to begin 2018 with a brand new website. Check it out for current information regarding upcoming events, to read our blog, and to access other tools and strategies to support your work in student-centered coaching. It can be found at: www.dianesweeney.com. There are many new events scheduled for 2018 that you can … Read more