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How Instructional Coaches Can Support Teachers in the Writing Process

Supporting students in their writing development is rewarding, but it can also be exhausting. One of the best ways instructional coaches can support[...]
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How my Coach Helped me Transition to a Student-Centered Classroom

I have been working with my BetterLesson coach, Valerie, for the past two years to make my Jewish Studies classes more student-centered by focusing[...]
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Five Lessons I Learned Becoming a Blended Learning Coach

As a teacher, it became evident to me early on that my instruction could be more relevant to my students and more personalized to their needs. And as[...]
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Define-Explore-Build: Three Simple Steps to Make Your PD More Actionable

"I hope this PD will allow me to leave with something I can actually use in my own classroom!"
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Virtual Coaching: Three Factors to Consider When Engaging Adult Learners in Professional Development

Whether you’re an administrator, teacher leader, or practicing educator, you've likely done it. Done what? If you've participated in a professional[...]
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Tech Supports for Authentic Language Development

Synthesize. Analyze. Sequence. Summarize. Classify.
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There's Never Been a Better Time to Try a New Strategy, Part 1

It’s March already? For many teachers, that means state-mandated assessments are right around the corner. Teachers can get pits in their stomachs[...]
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You Taught it. They Didn’t Get it. Now What? 5 Strategies to Use When Re-Teaching

As teachers we often find ourselves most frequently using teaching strategies that make us feel comfortable. But what if what we like best doesn’t[...]
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Three Words that Turn Instructional Coaches into Allies: Show. Don’t. Tell.

While helping Chris Odam, a Kansas City-based in-school ELA instructional coach think through some strategies for helping his teachers improve their[...]
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