• You’ve found Coaching Trends in Your Data… Now What?

    Teachers look for data trends to determine interventions, enrichment, and next steps for lesson planning. Administrators look for data trends to determine funding needs, student placement, and professional development. Just like teachers and administrators, coaches are constantly collecting data. Unfortunately, it is not always clear what coaches are supposed to…

  • Data-Driven Professional Development (PD): Use Data Before, During, and After PD

    Planning and preparing for professional development (PD) can be stressful and time-consuming. The last thing you want from your session is for teachers to walk away thinking “that could have been an email.” There are many articles, books, and videos available that provide ideas and suggestions on creating engaging and…

  • 5 Ways to Talk to your Administrator about Coaching Data

    Coaches are in a unique position when it comes to sharing out data and communicating with administrators. There is a fine line between supporting and evaluating and it is vital to the coach-teacher relationship that the evaluation line is not crossed. All communication between a coach and their administrator should…