The Clayton Ridge Teacher

INSTRUCTIONAL LEADER REQUESTS

HOW DO YOU REQUEST A COACH?

​1. Determine an instructional need​ -

      • ​Help planning
      • Demonstrate technology implementation for instruction
      • Co-teach lesson(s) or unit
      • Provide resources to support instruction
      • Analyze standards and develop lesson plans to teach standards
      • Evaluate formative assessments / summative assessments to inform instructional strategies
      • Cover your class to model or observe a lesson for another colleague
      • Implement learning objectives, targets or I CAN statements
      • Observe your teaching and reflect on lesson
      • Establish routine and procedures to support classroom management

2. Send an email to:

3. Communicate instructional need to instructional coach.

4. Schedule a coach classroom observation and planning session.

Everybody needs a coach. Every famous athlete, every famous performer has somebody who is a coach – somebody who can say, "Is that what you really meant?" and give them perspective. The one thing people are not really good at is seeing themselves as others see them. A coach really, really helps.

~​Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google