The Next Great Tool for Teachers? Instructional Coaches

“When teachers stop learning, so do students.”
—Jim Knight, Unmistakable Impact: A Partnership Approach for Dramatically Improving Instruction

Instructional coaching might possibly be the best non-technological advancement to the field of education since the advent of the classroom. Many other industries see the benefits of coaches on a personal level. We often seek the counsel of personal trainers, financial advisors, and life coaches. With the rapid evolution of the ways we access information and the variety of ways students can demonstrate learning, teacher utilization of professional coaching is long overdue.

How can educators possibly keep up with all of the research, technological advances, and mandates? This is where instructional coaching made a marked difference in my teaching practice and now, as an instructional coach, I continue to seek feedback and learn from members on my team.

Read the full story by


5 keys to deal with conflict in the workplace How can Technology EmPower Student Causes
We are updating our Privacy Policy, so please make sure you take a minute to review it. As of May 25, 2018 your continued use of our services will be subject to this new Privacy Policy.
Review Privacy Policy OK