• Cupcakes and Coffee with the Coach

    Julie Nelson

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    Who can resist a sugary treat or a hot cup of joe? β˜• Julie Nelson, Student Learning Coach in Illinois, offers a sweet and energizing way to strengthen your relationships with teachers.

  • Weekly Coaching Roundup, Week 44: November 5th, 2021

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    Weekly Coaching Roundup - November 2021 (Seasonal) 2

    This week we learned how to create a digital coaching invitation, four ways to enhance our teachers' social-emotional and physical well-being, what a "conversation workout" is, a few techniques for addressing teachers' emotions, and more!

  • Weekly Coaching Roundup, Week 35: September 3rd, 2021

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    Weekly Coaching Roundup - September 2021 (Seasonal)

    Welcome to the 2021-22 school year! Kick it off by learning how you can use pineapple charts to inspire a school-wide culture of collaborative PD, why mentors are valuable for teacher growth, how administrators can support teachers who feel stressed or anxious, the role of trust in coaching, and more! Enjoy.

  • Increase Peer Observation with Pineapple Charts

    Jennifer Conley

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    Jennifer Conley, instructional coach in Indiana, encourages the use of "pineapple charts" to help teachers show hospitality in their classrooms and inspire a school-wide culture of collaborative professional development. πŸ

  • Turn Your Classroom Into a PD Laboratory!

    Jennifer Conley

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    Jennifer Conley, instructional coach in Indiana, offers a fresh approach to PD, inviting us to turn the classroom into a lab where teachers can observe, experiment, and practice new strategies in a low-stakes environment. πŸ‘©β€πŸ«

  • February 2021 Instructional Coaching Must-Reads

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    The groundhog may have brought some bad news earlier this month, but your friends here at TeachBoost have something that may cheer you up: the topic articles from February's weekly coaching roundups. πŸ‘ Learn five techniques for making the most of online instruction, how you can showcase your impact as an IC, a few strategies for building relationships with teachers (beyond chocolate 🍫), the benefits of digital coaching menus, and more. Enjoy!

  • Showcasing the Impact of Instructional Coaching

    Lindsay Deacon

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    Have you ever struggled to share or summarize the work you do as an IC? If so, you're not alone! Learn from Lindsay Deacon, a school improvement coach in Portland, Oregon, how you can showcase the impact of your coaching to teachers and district leaders alike. πŸ‘

  • Weekly Coaching Roundup: April 22nd, 2019

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    Weekly Coaching Roundup - April 2019 (Half) (Seasonal)

    This week we enjoyed a coach's reflection on his transition back into the classroom, learned how "data walls" create a culture of collaboration, read about a district's journey creating a successful coaching program, and more!