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11
FEB
2015

Hitting the Ground Running with Student-Centered Coaching

I am often asked how to get started with student-centered coaching. How might a district prepare coaches, teachers, and principals to make the most out this critical investment in student and teacher learning? What should we be aware of? What are some common pitfalls? While no two dis
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26
JAN
2015

Not All Pressure is Positive Pressure

It is tempting for instructional coaches to sort teachers into two groups, those who have a ‘growth mindset’ and those who don’t. We celebrate teachers who are quick to implement. Teachers who are open and reflective. And we ponder those who aren’t. We wonder, ‘Where is the tran
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13
JAN
2015

Student-Centered Coaching Conferences 2015

Greetings, A quick reminder that our team is putting on two Student-Centered Coaching Conferences later this year. Here are the details: One other note, our friends and partners in the University of Wisconsin’s School of Education recently announced a Student-Centered Coaching o
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09
DEC
2014

Student Centered Coaching Online Book Study

Online Book Study of Student-Centered Coaching – hosted by the University of Wisconsin-Madison The University of Wisconsin will host an online book study featuring Student-Centered Coaching. How exciting is that! The best part…some of my respected friends and colleagues will par
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07
OCT
2014

A Study Guide for Student-Centered Coaching

A Study Guide for Student-Centered Coaching: A Guide for K-8 Coaches and Principals As teams and districts explore Student-Centered Coaching (Sweeney, 2010), a few have requested a study guide to support their dive into the processes and tools that are focused on throughout the book.
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30
SEP
2014

Student-Centered Coaching Conference > May 18-19, 2015

SAVE THE DATE Student-Centered Coaching Conference – May 18-19, 2015 Denver, CO (sold out) We are excited to announce the Third Annual Student-Centered Coaching Conference on May 18-19, 2015 in Denver, CO. The conference is being hosted by Regis University‘s outstanding Master o
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