70 Newly Certified Coaches Set To Impact Instruction This Fall

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This time last year, we (myself and Dr. Katie Ritter) were just beginning to discuss what a Coach Certification program might look like with Rod Carnill (Executive Director) and Emily Heller (Board of Directors) through VSTE, Virginia Society of Technology in Education. One year later, this small passion project has turned into a multi-state program…

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Fourth-Camera Coaching

Garry Marshall has directed popular TV sit-coms like “Happy Days,” “Laverne and Shirley,” and blockbuster movies like “Pretty Woman” and “A League of Their Own.” But he struck gold in 1978 when he cast Robin Williams in a new series, “Mork & Mindy”. The show was a vehicle for Mr. Williams to do his thing…

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We’ve Got a Mentor for You!

Coaches often find themselves isolated from critical support networks. Mentorship programs have become increasingly popular in recent years in the private sector, and for good reason. A mentorship program provides an opportunity for someone to connect with a more experienced person to receive guidance and support.  From our own experience in coaching roles, we have…

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Recalibrate the Culture from a Coaches Perspective with Jimmy Casas

The 301 episode of the podcast “Recalibrate the Culture from a Coaches Perspective” features Jimmy Casas, an experienced educator and speaker, who shares his insights on the importance of creating a positive school culture and provides practical tips on how to achieve this goal. In this episode, Jimmy draws on his extensive experience as a…

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Hold on Tight… TCEA is Almost Underway!

Coaches… This One’s For You! Get ready to sip on some coffee and mingle with your coaching peers from all over the nation at Booth #359 at TCEA this year! Not only will you get to indulge in a fabulous cup of coffee, but you’ll also have the chance to leave your mark on our…

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Attending Coaches Camp is a Non-Negotiable. Here’s Why.

attending coaches camp is a non negotiable

Written by Forward Edge Instructional Design Coach, Brooke Conklin. Instructional coaches support nearly every educator across a school district, yet they are rarely ever provided any professional learning opportunities on how to be a coach. We’ve got the solution you’ve been looking for: Coaches Camp. Coaches Camp was created specifically to support instructional coaches. Coaches…

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