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School Coaching for Transformational Change & Team Coaching/Team Performance
August 17, 2022 @ 8:00 am – August 19, 2022 @ 3:30 pm
DEIJ Statement: Coaches Evolve is committed to and accountable for advancing diversity, equity, inclusion, and sustainability in all its forms. We embrace individual uniqueness, foster a culture of inclusion that supports both broad and specific diversity initiatives, leverage the educational benefits of diversity in society and nature, and engage all individuals to help them thrive. We value inclusion as a core strength and an essential element of our mission.
Target Audience: Pre-K-12 Instructional Coaches, TOSAs, Administrators
Coaching is fast becoming a viable model for change and growth with the capacity to enhance continuous leadership development, the quality of teaching, and student learning. Coaching can also address the inequities surfacing within districts. Coaching is an interaction style that requires an additional skillset that takes specific training and time to develop. Learning how to support teachers/educators requires the coach to have high levels of emotional and social intelligence, the ability to customize on the spot, and the ever-increasing aptitude for patience and flexibility.
Team coaching and team performance are at the forefront of coaches’ current work with the capacity to enhance the quality of teaching and student learning. At times, districts have the cart before the horse.
They create teams (PLCs and others) to perform highly important tasks with little or no training in how teams develop. Team coaching requires a deep understanding of how teams develop and knowledge of what constitutes a high performing team. Coaches must learn how to “shape shift” into different roles depending on the stage of development within the team. Learning how to support teams requires the coaches to have extensive understanding of group dynamics and team process.
The purpose of our training is to prepare participants to coach within a customized framework that meets district and school site needs. As a result of this workshop, participants will:
- Develop coaching competencies and effective coaching behaviors that build on individual and team strengths, motivate learning, and set high expectations
- Gain a greater awareness of current coaching theories, trends, and research
- Explore the 8 core competencies the International Coach Federation has determined essential for effective coaching
- Clarify the roles of consultant, mentor, and coach
- Learn the 3 keys to establishing an effective coaching relationship with individuals and teams
- Discuss essential elements in building a working relationship with the principal to build a coaching culture within the schools (roles, responsibilities, boundaries, confidentiality and other)
- Observe modeled coaching and practice coaching with peers
- Explore 7 Stages of team development
- Learn the qualities of a successful team coach and clarify “shape shifting roles”
- Discuss essential elements in building high performing teams
- Create an initial coaching action plan for working with K-12 educators and/or teams
- Foster and maintain an on-going practice for cultivating self-awareness, mindfulness, and self-reflective practices
8:00 am Continental B’fast and sign-in
8:30 – 3:30 daily
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch on your own
20 hours Instruction/PDU certificate provided
Workshop Costs (Materials Included)
$ 475.00 per participant (3 day training) 8:00 am Continental B’fast and sign-in
Payment required before training day/no refunds 8:30 – 3:30 daily
after July 20, 2022
Best Western Plus Rivershore Hotel
1900 Clackamette Dr. Oregon City, OR 97045
19502 Molalla Ave Oregon City Or 97045
MOD Pizza, Hawaiian Time, Starbucks, Taco Del Mar
Five Guys, Bugatti’s, Wichita Bar & Grill, Lil’ Cooperstown
About Kathy Norwood
Kathy Norwood, Ed. D, PCC is a Pre-K-12 national educational consultant, trainer, and certified as a professional coach with the International Coach Federation (ICF).
I was incredibly fortunate that Kathy Norwood was my coach and mentor during my coaching training. Kathy is a wise repository of coaching research and practice, and she is kind and generous. Throughout my training she was beside me, challenging me, cheering me on, and providing insights at just the best moments. She helped me find and cultivate my strengths and to coach to the unseen. Kathy is a fabulous coach and mentor.
-Carrie-Ann Tkaczyk, PCC, Instructional and Mentor Coach, NCSD