“instructional coaching” “literacy coaching”


Taking on the role of an instructional coach has been the most challenging and the most rewarding professional decision I’ve made over the last seventeen years. Although I still provide stand-alone workshops and value them for specific purposes, I’ve realized that asking teachers to embrace change without providing them necessary support is often a waste of valuable resources.  As a professional development model, coaching may seem fairly new to some, but the processes involved are often very common…