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3 Useful New Video Tools for Teachers ~ Educational Technology and Mobile Learning

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Building the Culture of an Empowered Mindset Towards Technology Innovation

Building the Culture of an Empowered Mindset Towards Technology Innovation | Coaching Central | Scoop.it
I have been having an incredible year of learning in my half-time role with Parkland School Division, along with speaking and consulting for other schools/districts.
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Education Week: Harnessing the Potential of Instructional Coaching

Education Week: Harnessing the Potential of Instructional Coaching | Coaching Central | Scoop.it
In this chat, Elena Aguilar, author of The Art of Coaching, took questions on the complicated, often mysterious processes that go into what she calls "transformational coaching." She explored the challenges that teacher-coaches face in their...
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Ditch the Professional Learning Ice Breakers

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I have some good news to share with the legions of people who detest ice breakers, a.k.a. team warmups, at the start of professional learning sessions. The good news is that they don’t work. So if ...
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Instructional Coaching Weekly

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Instructional Coaching Weekly, by Tony Borash: A weekly collection of news & notes around coaching, teaching & learning for those who learn with adults who learn with kids (#ACPSCoaches might like this collection of resources around Instructional ...
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#educoach chat - Wednesday, May 29, 2013 (with images, tweets) · kathyperret

Topic: Coaching the "uncoachable"
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Coaching the Uncoachable

Leadership coaching is an expensive, time-intensive process and unfortunately we often hear managers complain that they have team members who are simply 'unc...
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Learning Is A Consequence of Thinking

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How do YOU take responsibility for your own learning?  How do YOU continuously grow the gap between what you know and what you do?  How often do YOU think about your own art of teaching? What do YOU do as a result of those thoughts?
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Are they my goals or our goals?

Are they my goals or our goals? | Coaching Central | Scoop.it
I recently had the opportunity to spend 2 days with Jim Knight (@jimknight99) at a conference for RTI coaches who are participating in the RTI network sponsored through the Illinois State Board of ...
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8 mindless ways to undermine teaching and learning

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Educational mindlessness can take many forms. Here are 8 ways in which it can harm both the students and adults in our schools: 1. Mindless views of teaching and learning that reduce them  to formu...
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Visible Learning For Teachers: Maximizing Impact on Learning

Visible Learning For Teachers: Maximizing Impact on Learning | Coaching Central | Scoop.it
These are visuals teachers and coaches can use with each other and students to set a tone and encourage discussion about optimal processes for student learning and evaluation. (RT @lesahaney: @AmicaKristy Did a Twitter books studywith #educoach.
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The Great Wheel of Pedagogy and iPad Apps http://t.co/NfZ8Jtkdj4 #iPad #edtech #INelearn #edchat #1to1techat #educoach
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EdTech

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12 Tips That Will Make You an Effective Collaborator #ecsd #edchat #edtech #abed #educoach (12 Tips That Will Make You an Effective Collaborator #ecsd #edchat #edtech #abed #educoach http://t.co/scCU4zI4OR)...
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Maximize Your Time!

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Several items in yesterday's ASCD SmartBrief (June 4, 2013) caught my eye.  But the one that captured both my mind and my heart was the pdf available titled "Multiply Your Minutes" in  a preview fr...
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How professional conversations can change our brains

How professional conversations can change our brains | Coaching Central | Scoop.it
Sometimes busy educators view "talking about" things as a waste of time, perhaps because they have had too many experiences in which discussion obfuscated rather than clarified and dissipated energ...
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How to Coach Teachers Who Don't Think Like You: Using Literacy Strategies to Coach Across Content Areas: Bonnie M. Davis: 9781412949101: Amazon.com: Books

How to Coach Teachers Who Don't Think Like You: Using Literacy Strategies to Coach Across Content Areas [Bonnie M. Davis] on Amazon.com. *FREE* super saver shipping on qualifying offers.
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Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud: DIFFERENTIATING TEACHER GROWTH: THE PRINCIPAL'S AND COACH'S TASK

Steve Barkley Ponders Out Loud: DIFFERENTIATING TEACHER GROWTH: THE PRINCIPAL'S AND COACH'S TASK | Coaching Central | Scoop.it
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Leadership 180: Why leaders without integrity fail

Leadership 180: Why leaders without integrity fail | Coaching Central | Scoop.it
Only one thing is more toxic and destructive then a promise made and not kept: a pattern of promises made and not kept.  – Roland Barth Leaders’ integrity is their most important leadership attribu...
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Instructional Coaching: Collaborative Culture

In their book Leaders of Learning, DuFour and Marzano write the following on p. 67: "The focus must shift from helping individuals to become more effective in their isolated classrooms and schools, to creating a new ...
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Why The Best Teachers Change Their Minds - TeachThought

Why The Best Teachers Change Their Minds - TeachThought | Coaching Central | Scoop.it
Why, for the best teachers, flexibility might be the ultimate gift.
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Creating A Supportive School System

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This week I spent a few hours learning about one school's journey to create a supportive system for the academic and social/emotional/behavioral development of their students.  The purpose was to u...
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Sydney Edu-Coaches

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COMPASS POINTS
Yesterday we hosted a meeting of staff from four schools to discuss education coaches in schools.
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