- Subject index
Grow yourself in order to grow your team. Do you spend your days managing others only to find you’re still putting out fire after fire? What if there was a better way to get things done? There is—leadership coaching is disrupting the scattered management era of education in all the right ways. Get the tools and strategies needed to transform how you think about school supervision that builds capacity, leadership, and learning. This book will help you: • Learn to use neuroscience research productively • Expand your use of communication skills • Understand examples of leaders implementing coach–like behaviors into everyday practice to produce results • Learn specific approaches to supervise and coach for growth • Approach difficult conversations that impact thinking and change with ...
Chapter 6: Creating a Coaching Culture
Creating a Coaching Culture
School culture is an incredibly powerful but often invisible force that shapes a school community’s work. It is more powerful than new ideas and innovative practices.
This chapter answers three questions. WHY is a coaching culture of critical importance in this century? WHAT exactly is a coaching culture? And HOW does one make it a reality? We believe coaching is the leverage for transformation of the culture of a school or district, and we hold significant evidence of the power of one as the impetus for beginning that change.
WHY is a coaching culture of critical importance in this century? ...