Collaborative coaching is a process to enhance intentional practice and improve student learning and achievement.
Building upon a foundation of mutual respect and inquiry, coaches support growth by asking questions that promote reflection, and in so doing they also learn about their own practice.
This guide provides an overview of mindsets and skill sets essential to a successful coaching process. Susan Villani and Kathy Dunne provide practical information and effective strategies from the perspective of the "coach" on topics such as:
... Dimensions of Success
...The Coaching Cycle
...Norms of Collaboration
...A Continuum of Coaching Behaviors
A critically important resource in an era where teacher supervision/evaluation is in the process of being transformed.
6 pages. 2012