Principal Support for Effective Coaching - Webinar

with Joellen Killion

Principals' role in creating the infrastructure, support and culture for learning coaches to do their best work is paramount to the success of the coach and the coaching program. In this archived webinar, Joellen Killion explores the core elements of a successful coaching program and how principals can work with their coaches and staff to establish the conditions, expectations, and structures that will contribute to successful coaching.

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Handouts and Resources:
Presenter's PowerPoint: Coaches and Principals-ERLC.pptx



Joellen Killion is senior advisor for Learning Forward. Killion focuses on improving professional learning for all educators. Her books include Assessing Impact: Evaluating Staff Development, Taking the Lead: New Roles for Teacher and School-based Coaches (co-authored with Cindy Harrison); The Learning Educator: A New Era in Professional Learning (co-authored with Stephanie Hirsh); and Becoming a Learning School (with Patricia Roy). At Learning Forward, she has led a number of initiatives related to examining the link between professional development and student learning. She has extensive experience in professional development planning, design, implementation, and evaluation both at the school and system level.