TELI Summer Training Cohort I

July 25th - July 26th

We will be able to offer extended training and coaching to our first TELI cohort! Based upon the needs expressed on your initial application, we are putting together speakers to support and challenge your current practices around teacher development, recruitment, and retention. Opportunities will be embedded to reconnect with your colleagues from last summer.

Lodging,materials, registration, and some meals included at no additional cost. You will be responsible for travel and dinners. Participation is limited to cohort members from Summer 2016!


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Paul Mielke

Dr. Paul Mielke, professor and author of Making Teachers Better, Not Bitter will close out our session on July 26th. He will discuss how we can use our evaluation instruments for more than evaluation. His book is filled with protocols that you can implement for supervision (coaching) and teacher reflection. He will share several of these protocols with you. You will leave with tools you can use in the coming year to improve the quality of your teaching staff.

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Nelson Coulter

Dr. Nelson Coulter, leadership professor at the University of Texas Austin and author of Leadership Tools for School Principals: Organizational Strategies for Survival and Success will start off our institute on July 25th. He will guide us through some tips and strategies around how to manage our time effectively.

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Sonja Howard

Sonja Howard, former principal and ESC 13 consultant, will share ideas around questioning techniques that can be used when coaching your staff. Her presentations are filled with practical applications that you can use immediately and that will move people forward.


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