[Podcast S1E23] Are Instructional Coaches Needed?

About Devon Warren

For fifteen years Devon taught English/Language Arts in two urban districts in Atlanta, Georgia, and Memphis, Tennessee. Increasingly frustrated with decisions being made about public education from people who were not in the classroom, in 2012 she decided to start a blog about what it was really like to teach in public schools. In the last four years, The Educator's Room has grown to become the premiere source for resources, tools, and strategies for all things teaching and learning. To learn more about Franchesca Warren's work, please visit www.franchescalanewarren.com.

Introduction

Welcome to Episode 23 Season one  of The Educator’s Room podcast! In this episode, Franchesca discusses the need for instructional coaches in all schools. Being an Instructional Coach is one of the most difficult jobs in a school. While you’re still a teacher, you’re responsible for delivering professional learning to teachers.

Listen to the podcast here. 

During this podcast we will discuss:

      • what exactly an Instructional Coach should do in the school 
      • how to empower your Instructional Coaches in your building
      • why the job of an Instructional Coach should be funded and used in every school. 
      • how to deal with difficult teachers as an Instructional Coach

Resources

Articles about Instructional Coaching 

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About the Author:

For fifteen years Devon taught English/Language Arts in two urban districts in Atlanta, Georgia, and Memphis, Tennessee. Increasingly frustrated with decisions being made about public education from people who were not in the classroom, in 2012 she decided to start a blog about what it was really like to teach in public schools. In the last four years, The Educator's Room has grown to become the premiere source for resources, tools, and strategies for all things teaching and learning. To learn more about Franchesca Warren's work, please visit www.franchescalanewarren.com.

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