Years Teaching: 12
Years as an Instructional Coach: 3
Years at Newton: 12
I have a BA in Speech Communications and English from Metropolitian State College of Denver. I have my MA in Educational Technology from Walden University. I am also a National Board Certified Teacher. This year I am a half time Instructional Coach and teacher.
My teaching blocks are: Period 1, 2, 7, 8 & Homeroom/Knight Time
My Instructional Coach blocks are: Period 3, 4, 5 & 6
Lisa Jenkins email@example.com
VoiceMail: 303 734-6262
What does an Instructional Coach do?
The role of an Instructional Coach varies day to day. There are several "categories" which describe the work that an IC spends his/her time focusing on. These categories include:
- Data Coaches
- Classroom Supporter
- School Leader
- Resource Provider
- Learning Facilitator
- Instructional Specialist
source: Killion,J & Harrison, C (2006).Taking the Lead: New Roles for Teacher Leaders and School-Based Coaches. Oxford,OH: National Staff Development.