New Coaches Academy

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Agency: CESA 5
Agency Contact: Tammy Sjoberg
Agency Assistant: Julie Beckwith 608-745-5472
Location: CESA 5
626 E. Slifer St
Portage, WI 53901
Facility: Pine View Room
10/2/2019 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
11/4/2019 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM
12/3/2019 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

The New Coaches Academy is a three-part workshop series designed to be taken in sequence with the focus on K-12 but will be organic to participants. Resources and discussion will be driven by participants based on needs, questions, and interests. Questions ahead of time are encouraged.

Day 1 - October 2nd, 2019: Kickoff to Coaching

Topics covered in this session:

  • How to get started with coaching: Developing norms and exploring the instructional coaching cycle
  • Building relationships and differentiating for adult learners
  • Characteristics of effective coaches
  • Coaching scenarios and practice

Day 2 - Novemver 4th, 2019: Leveraging Communication

Topics covered in this session:

  • Fostering dialogue: Listening with empathy, asking better questions, and providing productive feedback
  • Addressing resistance and curtailing unproductive attitudes
  • Coaching scenarios and practice

Day 3 - December 3rd, 2019: Practical Approaches for Impacting Instruction

Topics covered in this session:

  • Using data to inform the coaching relationship
  • Branding the coach approach as a key component of continuous improvement
  • Building your instructional playbook
  • Coaching scenarios and practice

Audience:  Instructional Coaches, Principals, Curriculum Directors, Literacy Coaches, Technology Coaches, Mentors

Registration Info:
Registration fee*: $165
*Includes 3 days of training, breakfast, lunch, and materials. This low-cost event is courtesy of the Peer Review and Mentor Grant and requires a minimum number of attendees in order to take place.

This three-part workshop series is designed to be taken in sequence and you are encouraged to attend all three of the sessions. However, in the event of scheduling conflicts, team member substitution will be allowed. (Contact Julie Beckwith for substitutions:  


Cancellation Policy: Registered participants will receive a full refund if they cancel before 10 working days before an event, minus any material costs that have already been incurred. Because of our commitment to the trainer and the food vendor, participants who cancel less than 10 working days or do not attend, will be billed the full fee. CESA 5 reserves the right to cancel any event. Registered participants will be notified via email if a cancellation occurs and will receive a full refund. Inclement weather policy: Every effort will be made to hold an event. CESA 5 will notify participants via email as soon as possible if an event has been canceled due to weather conditions.