The Research Supporting Student-Centered Coaching

Student-Centered Coaching was developed by instructional coaches and for instructional coaches. It was the result of coaches asking themselves the question, “How can we make our coaching more about student learning?” Until then, it felt like coaching only focused on instruction and wasn’t necessarily ensuring that learning was taking place. Coaches felt like, while they … 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

Student-Centered Coaching and PLCs

Editorial support provided by Andrew Hossack (Graded School in Sao Paolo, Brazil) We all struggle to find the time for meaningful collaboration, and if your school has an existing structure for Professional Learning Communities (PLCs), you may have wondered how it fits in with student-centered coaching. Some schools opt to provide coaching support through PLCs. After all, … 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