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…

Online Exclusive: Aspiring Teachers Turn to Video (Learning Forward)

Learn how Monmouth University’s teacher education program has used video coaching as a tool to support their teachers during the pandemic. Meredith Riddle, the Director of the Provisional Teacher Programs at Monmouth, details how their candidates’ teaching performance actually accelerated when schools went dark. They have been able to analyze their fieldwork, assess each other’s…

Seeing Teaching Through Video (Learning Forward)

Learning Forward mentions Edthena as a powerful, yet under-utilized, method of professional development tool to support teachers. “I loved how St. Vrain Valley School District in Colorado, which uses Edthena’s video platform, describes video as “an accelerant for professional growth.” The educators from St. Vrain explained how the growth curve of human adaptability lags behind our access to technology. Added…