Video Coaching Puts a New Lens on Learning (Learning Forward)

Learning Forward’s April issue of its journal, The Learning Professional, featured a piece from Valerie Minor and Suzanne McGahey of the Keller (Texas) Independent School District reflecting on teacher professional development using video coaching. “We envisioned creating an ever-growing network of excellent teachers… We quickly realized we needed a platform in which to house the…

3 Fresh Ideas for Social-Emotional Learning During Covid-19

When instruction begins in the fall, successful districts will focus on social-emotional learning (SEL) to allow students and staff to process emotions they experienced during the pandemic. With stricter in-person guidelines and increased virtual learning expectations, teachers will need to ensure that students are adapting to the new rigors of the classroom. Teachers must provide…