2. Actions of a Responsive Coach with Steve Barkley
Coaching Conferences, Paraphrasing, and Feedback

This is the second course in our Responsive Coaching Series with Steve Barkey.

Receive 10% off if you register before Friday, September 17th, and use the discount code: EBSB10

This course includes:

  • Three one-hour, live Lunch & Learn sessions with Steve Barkley

  • An online resource filled with blogs, videos, articles and research for your exploration throughout the course.

  • One personalized coaching session with an ESC 13 Instructional Coach to develop your desired outcomes for the course and debrief your insights from the live sessions, resource materials, and daily experiences at your school.


Part 1: Establishing Focus Through Coaching Conferences

November 4, 2021: 11:00-12:00 CST

  • Pre-conferences, conferring, questioning. 
  • Uncovering teacher’s agenda, thinking, establish a focus for observation and post-conference

Part 2: Growing Your Communication Skills as an Instructional Coach

November 18, 2021: 11:00-12:00 CST

  • Paraphrasing
  • Go slow to go fast
  • Gripes to Goal

Part 3: Providing Feedback to Support Continuous Teacher Growth

December 2, 2021: 11:00-12:00 CST

  • Similarities/differences in compliments, praise and approval
  • How and when do coaches offer suggestions in post-conferences
  • How do post-conferences turn into pre-conference

Other workshops in the Responsive Coaching Series:

FA2146308 – Roles and Expectations of a Responsive Coach

SP2246310 - Skills of a Responsive Coach

Take the entire Responsive Coaching Series!

FA2146311 - The Responsive Coach Series


Instructional Coaches, Administrators, Teacher Leaders
Steve Barkley
Administration/Leadership, Instructional Coaching, Teacher Leadership
2 - Instruction, T-TESS 4 - Professional Practices and Responsibilities, T-TESS 2.1 - Instruction: Achieving Expectation, T-TESS 2.5 - Instruction: Monitor and Adjust, T-TESS 4.3 - Professional Practices and Responsibilities: Professional Development 1 - Instructional Leadership, T-PESS 2 - Human Capital, T-PESS 4 - School Culture, T-PESS 1.1B - Monitors and ensures high quality instruction, T-PESS 2.2A - Maintains diverse and high quality work force, T-PESS 2.2B - Coaches and develops staff through feedback and PD opportunities, T-PESS 4.4B - Clear expectations for adult staff and student conduct
Online, Live Broadcast

CPE Credits: 6.00  
Registration Closes: 9/20/2021
Thu. 11/4/2021 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Thu. 11/18/2021 - 11:00am to 12:00pm
Thu. 12/2/2021 - 11:00am to 12:00pm