Weekly Coaching Roundup: November 26th, 2018

Read our latest Weekly Coaching Roundup to learn qualities of great coachees, the impact of learning walks, benefits of co-teaching, and more. Enjoy!

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Topics: Coaching Roundup, Co-Teaching, Instructional Coaching, Collaboration, Building Relationships, Instructional Leadership

Co-Teaching: Following the Yellow Brick Road

Dr. Fran Rogers and Austin Greene continue their previous article on the various types of co-teaching with scenarios, solutions, and fluid coaching situations and approaches.

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Topics: Guest Blogger, Tips and Tricks, Your Coaching Toolbox, Collaboration, Co-Teaching

Weekly Coaching Roundup: November 19th, 2018

Our latest Weekly Coaching Roundup covers the benefits of co-teaching, how instructional coaching can impact student achievement, the value of mentorship, and more. Enjoy!

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Topics: Coaching Roundup, Co-Teaching, New Teacher Support, Instructional Coaching, Collaboration

Co-Teaching: Lions, Tigers, and Bears, Oh My!

Dr. Fran Rogers, middle level academic specialist, and Austin Greene, Title I elementary math academic specialist, for Greenville County Schools in South Carolina, share three approaches and examples to co-teaching and how they can be practiced in a teacher-coach partnership.

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Topics: Guest Blogger, Tips and Tricks, Your Coaching Toolbox, Collaboration, Co-Teaching

10 Strategies to Combat Reluctance

Cailin Minor continues her two-part series on teacher reluctance to coaching with her top strategies for combating reluctance and feeling "stuck."

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Topics: Guest Blogger, Coaching, Your Coaching Toolbox, Coaching Reluctance, Collaboration, Teacher Leadership

How to Make Coaching a Team Sport

Kara McFarlin, an instructional technology coach in Illinois, shares five ways she made coaching a team effort during her first year as a coach. For more insights like hers from other new coaches check out our First Year as a Coach series!

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Topics: Guest Blogger, Coaching, First Year as a Coach, Collaboration, Coaching Relationships

Reflecting on My First Year Coaching

Allison Kieffner, instructional coach outside Boston, Massachusetts, reflects on the tools, learnings, and support she needed to make her first year coaching a successful one. Afterwards, read more perspectives like hers in our First Year as a Coach series!

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Topics: Guest Blogger, Tips and Tricks, First Year as a Coach, Collaboration, Networking, Relationships

Techniques for Providing Powerful Feedback

Rabecca Hester, instructional coach at Boyertown School District in Pennsylvania, shares her acquired techniques for building relationships, developing instructional focus, and using questions to drive feedback with her coachees.

If you're looking for additional coaching posts from your peers, please check out our recent posts from the TeachBoost series, Your Coaching Toolbox, or read previous posts from the chapter, First Year as a Coach.

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Topics: Guest Blogger, First Year as a Coach, Building Relationships, Questioning Techniques, Collaboration, Coaching Conversations

October 2017 Instructional Leadership Must-Reads

While the weather has been cooling down your monthly must reads have not! Dive into some great articles on supporting teachers through coaching cycles, coaching veteran teachers, active listening as a coach, overcoming stage fright in the classroom, using technology to norm feedback, facilitating anytime/anywhere learning, and more. Enjoy!

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Topics: Must Reads, Coaching Cycles, Veteran Teachers, Listening Skills, Teacher Tricks, Classroom Technology, Collaboration, Feedback

3 Tips for Using Technology to Norm Feedback

This post is part of TeachBoost's series, "From Vision to Reality: Pulling the Right Levers for Transformational Instructional Leadership." Check out all the posts in our series, then subscribe to our blog to have posts delivered to your inbox as we publish new pieces.

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Topics: From Vision to Reality, Instructional Leadership, Feedback, Educator Effectiveness, leadership, edtech, Teacher Development, Collaboration