A Coach Approach Action Plan

“You don’t have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.”  – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. January is often a time to reflect and set goals. Resolutions can be lofty, sometimes unattainable. In fact, according to this Huffington Post article, only 8% of Americans keep New Year’s Resolutions because goals are set … [Read more…]

Getting into Classrooms with a Coach Approach

This post first appeared in Education Week’s Finding Common Ground.  Finding Common Ground, a blog run by Peter DeWitt for Education Week. We will be discussing this topic on the inaugural #CoachApproach Twitter chat on Thursday, November 2nd at 8pm CST. In a recent blog post, The Coach Approach to Giving and Receiving Feedback in Schools, Shira Leibowitz … [Read more…]