Are you looking for practical advice on establishing a coaching programme in your school? This toolkit guides you through the process of setting up and running an effective coaching practice, using examples from a school that has actually done it successfully. The book answers the following questions:- how do you choose your coaches? - how do you train them well? - how do you present coaching as good professional development for all staff? - how do you embed coaching into everyday practice? - how do you evaluate its impact? Accompanied by a CD Rom containing tried and tested photocopiable resources to use in your setting, the book offers all the practical materials you will need.This book is an ideal resource for anyone looking to establish a coaching programme in their school.
In this chapter we will look at:
- what we mean by specialist coaching
- how school leaders can use specialist coaching to address specific developmental priorities within their school
- how coaching can play an integral role in performance management
- the wider issues of collaborative working within schools.
As part of a school's own self-evaluation, there will be specific areas of ...