Defining The Role of The Coach

Defining The Role of The Coach

In today’s guest post from Diana Beabout, she will share four considerations to effectively define the role of a coach.  A challenge for many coaches I have talked with over the years is defining their role. Of course, in some schools and organizations, the...
Seeing Yourself as a Coach

Seeing Yourself as a Coach

I believe everyone can be a coach. School improvement is a collaborative effort and all members of a school community benefit by understanding the role of coaching and coaching strategies as part of professional practice. When I’ve facilitated workshops on coaching...
Coaches as Leaders: Perceptions and Connections

Coaches as Leaders: Perceptions and Connections

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader. John Quincy Adams, American President Over the years I’ve had numerous conversations with other coaches about our roles and responsibilities. Sometimes those are...
Elements of Coaching Conversations

Elements of Coaching Conversations

As coaches, we work with a variety of people with a variety of perspectives, experiences and needs which leads to our need to be prepared for a wide variety of conversations. Sometimes these conversations are ‘on the fly’ and unplanned. In other cases, we have an...