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Coaching for Sustainable School Improvement

Workshop Details


Three-day session:

  • September 19, 2019
  • September 20, 2019
  • November 6, 2019
Time: 8:30AM-3:30PM each day
Place: Location change for November 6th:
Springfield District Office Board Room
640 A Street
Presenter: Deb Reed and Mary Ann Haley-Speca
Audience: Administrators, instructional coaches, teacher leaders
Capacity: 40 participants
Fees: Dependent on number of participants
  • Implement the components or activities of instructional coaches, including enrolling teachers, setting student goals, explaining and modeling instructional practices, observing lessons, debriefing, and refining teacher practice.
  • Strengthen coaching communication skills for developing healthy relationships with teachers, such as listening, questioning, and being a witness to the good.
  • Incorporate principles that establish coaching as a partnership.
Description: Helping teachers to recognize the need to improve their practice as well as how to do it is a challenge. It requires a trusting partnership between teachers and their instructional coaches that honors and recognizes the complexity of teaching. This program prepares coaches to play the vital role of improving instruction by working with individual teachers to hone their practice, providing just-in-time professional learning opportunities tied to teacher and school goals, and strengthening a collaborative professional culture.
Lunch: No lunch will be provided.
Prerequisites: None
Notes: All participants will be provided a certificate for PDUs based on the training hours.
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