COACHING IN PLACER COUNTY
The Placer County Office of Education supports districts in their Instructional Coaching, Induction Coaching, and Teacher on Special Assignment programs. We have a variety of resources and professional development opportunities designed specifically to maximize the effectiveness of these positions. Contact Ashley Serin for more information: email@example.com; (530) 745-1331.
Coaching Resources Google Folder: https://goo.gl/18yftb
Resources include Coach Logs, Coach Menu Samples, Coaching Conversation Tools and Resource, Coaching Cycle Forms, Coaching Data/Feedback Forms/Evaluations, Job Descriptions and Interview Questions, Newsletter Samples and Templates, PLC and Data Protocols, Professional Development Resources, Coach Standards and Rubrics, and Weekly Worksheets.
ARTICLE OF THE WEEK (2018-2019)
A short article (3-minutes or less reading length) that addresses a current topic, continued skill, or important update for educators.
To access previous Articles of the Week from the 2017-2018 School Year, CLICK HERE.
The Article of the Week for the 2018-2019 School Year will begin again in August 2018.
A GUIDE TO COACHING
The Placer County Office of Education offers an instructional coaching manual to support instructional coaches, induction coaches, and TOSAs within our region. This guide includes everything you need to know to begin and maintain an instructional coaching or TOSA program, including documents and resources that can be used and adapted to meet your specific needs.
- PDF Version
- Linkable Table of Contents to take you to the exact page you want to go every time.
- Embedded links within the guide to documents, resources, and websites
- Placer County Educators: Free of charge*
- Out of County Educators: Digital version is included with Amazon Purchase*
*Email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive the digital version of this publication. Out of County Educators, please email proof of Amazon purchase to receive your digital copy.
- 76-Pages with traditional binding and a high quality cover
- 8.5" x 11" for easy use
- Appendix of all documents and resources
- Available on Amazon.com
- Cost: $10.00*
*Educators within Placer County will recieve a print copy at only the cost of printing. Email email@example.com to order yours at the discounted rate. *Members of the Coaching Institute, the TOSA PLC, and the PCOE Coaching Induction Programs will receive a print version for free. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
PCOE offers Coaching Institutes through the year for administrators, principals, instructional coaches, induction coaches, TOSAs, and teacher leaders. The institute covers leadership through coaching, giving effective feedback, using data to focus instructional improvement, the seven norms of collaboration, effective coaching conversations, and more. Register at www.placercoe.gosignmeup.com (search for Coaching Institute).
2017-2018 COACHING INSTITUTE INFORMATION
|Coaching Institute (Summer)||June 18-20, 2018||8:30am - 3:00pm||PCOE Annex, Nobili Room||365 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603|
|Coaching Institute (Winter)||January 16/23/30, 2019|
(Wednesdays for 3 weeks)
|8:30am - 3:00pm||PCOE Annex, Nobili Room||365 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603|
|Advanced Coaching Institute||February 27-28, 2019||8:30am - 3:00pm||PCOE Annex, Nobili Room||365 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603|
In an effort to support our Instructional Coaches and TOSAs throughout Placer County, we offer a monthly PLC for all educators in a coaching or TOSA position to come together, analyze data, determine best practices, learn effective strategies, and collaborate on improving practice and inceasing impact. Register at www.placercoe.gosignmeup.com (search for TOSA PLC).
2017-2018 PLC INFORMATION
|September 13, 2018||8:30am - 10:00am||PCOE Main, Granite Room||360 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603|
|October 11, 2018||8:30am - 10:00am||PCOE Main, Granite Room||360 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603|
|November 15, 2018||8:30am - 10:00am||PCOE Seavey Center||655 Menlo Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765|
|December 13, 2018||8:30am - 10:00am||PCOE Seavey Center||655 Menlo Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765|
|January 17, 2019||8:30am - 10:00am||PCOE Main, Granite Room||360 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603|
|February 14, 2019||8:30am - 10:00am||PCOE Main, Granite Room||360 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603|
|March 14, 2019||8:30am - 10:00am||PCOE Seavey Center||655 Menlo Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765|
|April 11, 2019||8:30am - 10:00am||PCOE Seavey Center||655 Menlo Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765|
For continued professional development and training for instructional coaches, induction coaches, and TOSAs, PCOE offers a free Coach Network three times a year. During these 3 hour professional development sessions, participants are given opportunites to learn about new research in the coaching field, practice and refine coaching skills, and participate in coaching triads with observations and feedback. It is a powerful way to stay up-to-date and on par with the skills, techniques, and strategies of effective coaching.
2017-2018 COACH NETWORK INFORMATION
|October 3, 2018||9:45am - 11:45am||PCOE Seavey Center||655 Menlo Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765|
|December 11, 2018||8:30am - 11:30am||PCOE Annex - Nobili Room||365 Nevada Street, Auburn, CA 95603|
|March 29, 2019||9:45am - 11:45am||PCOE Seavey Center||655 Menlo Drive, Rocklin, CA 95765|
INDIVIDUALIZED COACHING SUPPORT
The PCOE instructional coaching specialist will work with you and/or your team in individualized professional development.Options for support include:
- Observation of a coaching conversation with feedback
- Professional development planning and collaboration
- Demo Lesson/Co-Teaching support
- Reflective and/or problem-solving conversations
- Other, as desired
This professional development opportunity is a fee for service model. For more information, or if interested in receiving individualized support, please contact Ashley Serin at email@example.com.