Leading with a Coach Approach
09:00 - 16:00
February 21 - 22, 2020
Smile Lanna Hotel
Chiang Mai, Thailand
Baht 24,500 per participant
Group of 3 or more
Baht 20,500 per participant
Principals, Instructional Coaches
Leading with a coach approach mindset
Using teacher goal setting to tailor feedback to teachers
Building coaching skills and practice feedback conversations
Time management strategies/tools to prioritize getting into classrooms.
Practice reframing judgmental feedback and addressing concerns
Learn strategies to transform your school into a team
What to do when in the classroom
Coaching conversation skills
Time management strategies
Session 1: Coach approach mindset- getting your staff ready, relationship building
Session 2: Goals and feedback - practicing feedback conversations
Session 3: Time management -creating time to get out of the office
Session 1: Key coaching skills - digging deeper into coaching
Session 2: Coaching when there are concerns
Session 3: Transforming your school into a team
Session 4: Closing Activity
Participants will gain a mindset shift from that of a manager/evaluator to a leader with a coaching hat, with the intent of being in classrooms frequently to support and nurture the strengths of the teachers in the building to raise the level of learning for all.
Jessica Johnson is an Elementary School Principal and District Assessment Coordinator in Wisconsin. She is the 2014 Wisconsin Elementary School Principal of the Year. She has previously taught in Minnesota, where she earned her bachelor of arts degree at Bemidji State University. She taught and worked as an instructional coach and assistant principal in Arizona, earning her master’s degree at Arizona State University. Jessica is also an adjunct professor in the Educational Leadership Department at Viterbo University and has presented across the United States at national conferences, as well as in school districts.
She is the co-author of several books: Balance Like a Pirate: Going Beyond Work-Life Balance to Ignite Passion and Thrive as an Educator (Burgess, 2018), The Coach Approach to School Leadership, Breaking Out of Isolation: Becoming a Connected School Leader and a childrens novel, Adventures in Blockworld: A Novel for the Young Minecraft Fans.