If you teach in Rochester Public Schools you have access to an invaluable tool: an Instructional Coach. Each of our schools has at least a 0.5 Instructional Coach and a designated Special Education Coach. The reason that our district has invested in this resource is summarized by the table below:
It is clear that coaching is the method of training that has the greatest impact on outcomes. Here are some of the unique ways that teachers are using Instructional Coaches in the RPS district:
This post brought to you by Heather Willman, APOSA overseeing Secondary Curriculum and Instructional Coaching
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