Weekly Coaching Roundup: March 18th, 2019

This week we learned about the importance of confidentiality in coaching, types of coaching models and why it's important to choose the right one, ways to encourage influential teachers share their skills, and more!

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Topics: Tips and Tricks, Instructional Coaching, Coaching Roundup, Coaching Relationships, Teacher Leadership, Partnership, Growth Mindset, Culture of Coaching, Mentors, Coaching Models, Confidentiality

Leveraging Your Teacher Leaders as Peer Mentors

Teacher leaders can help your coaching efforts in tons of different ways. Ramona Towner, elementary instructional coach in Illinois, relays her process for encouraging influential teachers to share their work and skills with peers.

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Topics: Guest Blogger, Your Coaching Toolbox, Collaboration, Teacher Leadership, Mentors, Vulnerability, Ego-Envy Effect

Weekly Coaching Roundup: October 29th, 2018

Read on for the latest Weekly Coaching Roundup and learn all about BDA-style coaching cycles, how effective "responsive coaching" can be, and more!

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Topics: Coaching Roundup, New Teacher Support, Mentors, Coaching Cycles, Empathy, Responsive Coaching

Weekly Coaching Roundup: October 22nd, 2018

TeachBoost's Weekly Coaching Roundup is our hand-picked list of first-person perspectives, resources, and tools from instructional coaches, delivered to your inbox every Wednesday! Check out the stories for the week of October 22, 2018.

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Topics: Coaching Roundup, New Teacher Support, Mentors, Leadership Development, Reflection, Inquiry-Based

March 2018 Instructional Coaching Must-Reads

We can't believe March is almost over! It was a wet one here at TeachBoost HQ but we fortunately had a ton of great content to keep us busy. Check our weekly coaching roundup for some of it and read on below for ways to continue growing as a coach, why instructional coaches visit classrooms, to learn how to make coaching personalized, and more. Enjoy!

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Topics: Tips and Tricks, Must Reads, Mentors, Personalized Coaching, Video Coaching, Self-reflection

5 Ways to Continue Growing as a Coach

Kristin Van Deman, instructional coach from Aurora Public Schools in Colorado, graciously shares ways she has continued to grow as an instructional coach and how you can too!

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Topics: Tips and Tricks, Guest Blogger, Feedback, PLC, Your Coaching Toolbox, Mentors

Watch Our Coaching Talk Webinar to Learn about Support Coaches Need to Be Effective!

Ellen Eisenberg, Executive Director of the Pennsylvania Institute for Instructional Coaching (PIIC), and Dan Kreiness, instructional coach from Derby Public Schools in Connecticut, covered must-have support for instructional coaches to be effective within their organization in February's Coaching Talk webinar.

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Topics: Webinar, Mentors, Coaching PD, Coaching Talk

New Webinar! The Support Coaches Need to be Effective

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TeachBoost partnered with Ellen Eisenberg and Dan Kreiness for the second webinar of our 2018 coaching series on February 28th at 6pm EST.

View the Recording!

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Topics: Webinar, Mentors, Coaching PD, Coaching Talk

May 2017 Instructional Leadership Must-Reads

May is chock-full of reasons to appreciate and commemorate those in our lives—Teacher Appreciation week, Mother's Day, and Memorial Day to name a few. We hope you also appreciate this great roundup of articles this month!

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Topics: Coaching, Must Reads, Building Relationships, Mentors, District Improvement, Classroom Technology

Mentors: the “Coach’s Coach”

While coaches guide and develop their peers in a positive direction for growth and development, we often wonder "who supports the coach with their development?" Today our guest blogger, Ellen Eisenberg, dives deeper into the impact of mentoring for instructional coaches.

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Topics: Guest Blogger, Feedback, Instructional Coaching, Adult Learning, Mentors