PIIC Professional Development CAIU April 8, 2013 Elementary Coaches’ Network. Nancy Neusbaum PIIC Mentor/Curriculum Specialist CAIU . Random Thoughts for Smart People.
PIIC Mentor/Curriculum Specialist
Why is it that during an ice-breaker, when the whole room has to go around and say their name and where they are from, I get so incredibly nervous? Like I know my name, I know where I’m from, this shouldn’t be a problem…
Go to website www.wolframalpha.com
Enter your first name in search box
Discover one interesting fact about your name; is it true for you?
Introduce yourself to three different people, telling them your interesting fact.
CAIU Coaching wiki: http://caiu-coachesnetwork.wikispaces.com/
JoellenKillion, Director of Special Projects, NSDC (now called LearningForward)
JoellenKillion’s Ten Roles of the Coach
“The principles you live by create the world you live in; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world.”
Page 53 in Chapter 3 handout for summaries
Which partnership principle do you think your conversation best illustrates? Why?
Read the section of Chapter 3 that goes into detail about that principle.
Talk to your friend sitting with you. Share your written conversation and comments. Ask questions of each other.
Write a good summarizing statement for your principle. Include a direct quote from text.
The BDA Coaching Cycle
In which part of the cycle did your conversation take place?
Pre-Conference Planning (Before)
Classroom Visitation (During)
Extra Pair of Eyes
What do you want to talk about in future meetings?
What trainings would help you?
When can I visit?
How can I support you and your administration as you support your teachers?