Instructional Coaching That Gets Results

Announcing Our New Instructional Coaching Course

Announcing our new instructional coaching online course: Coaching Heroes and Champions! This course is for you if you are a new school instructional coach in your first through third year of coaching – who wants to make a difference in student success and teacher performance.

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Instructional Coaches Help Teachers Be More Effective

What Will School Instructional Coaches Learn in this Course?

This top notch course can greatly shorten the learning curve for new school coaches and help you hit the ground running in your new instructional coaching position.

Learn skills such as how to create productive relationships and build trust with your coaching clients. Identify teacher needs and career stages so you can meet your teachers where they are and improve teacher practice. Delve into the research behind effective adult learning so you can help your coaching clients make a difference in student success within their classrooms.

Identify ways to use data to hone instructional performance, improve student mastery of state standards and improve learning engagement.

By understanding how to use these skills with the teachers with whom you work, you will be in a better position to build positive and productive relationships and improve teacher effectiveness and result in measurable student learning gains.

Learn facilitation skills that you can use to help school teams reflect on student success and create student-centered, focused classrooms that produce academic growth.

Understand how to use mental models to increase powerful communications and help teachers embrace change and mindsets of continuous improvement.

First year teachers thrive when working with a knowledgeable school coach. Research shows that working with a knowledgeable school coach helps new teachers increase their classroom effectiveness by as much as 4-5 years of experience in the classroom.

Where Can I Learn More About this Course?

Don’t miss this opportunity to sharpen your skills as a school coach and make a difference for the students in your school. Review the course curriculum by clicking here.

Click this link to learn more about this 6 module curriculum: Coaching Heroes and Champions.

Know someone who has just become a new instructional coach in your school? If so, please pass along this email to your instructional coach. This course can help them get a head start on learning the tricks of highly effective coaches.

For a limited time, you can save $50.00 off of the cost of the course when you sign up. To get the discount, use the code: savefifty at check out.

I am also looking for a few individuals who would like to be “Beta” users of the course. A Beta reader provides a bit of feedback at the end of each module on what they liked or didn’t like in the module.

Beta students can also offer suggestions on what they would like to see added or changed in the course to help me improve it for future students. In exchange for feedback, course participants who would like to be a beta student, will receive a discount on the course price of $200. If you would like to participate as a beta student, just enter “beabeta” at checkout to receive your discount. Looking forward to seeing you in the course!

Coaching the Threads of Reading Now Available

I am happy to announce that my newest book for reading coaches, Coaching the Threads of Reading: Strategies for Teacher Success has now been released. This book goes beyond the usual tips found in most literacy coaching books on how to set up a coaching schedule, build rapport and work with teachers. Coaching the Threads of Reading: Helping Teachers Build Reading Success discusses the actual instructional skills and strategies that teachers need to help students of all age levels develop into strong and efficient readers. The book offers specific chapters for working with K-3 primary grades, 4-8 intermediate grades and 9-12 high school content reading.  Available at your favorite book retailers in paper as well as Ebook formats.

List Price: $28.95