Discussion Talking Points from chapter 5 of Jim Knight’s book.

Padlet link to participate in the discussion.

These are interview questions I used with each of my K-3 teachers when I was a new school literacy coach at an elementary school.  It is in Microsoft Word, so you can download a copy and edit to make it your own!  Coaching at Calvin Smith- Survey Example








Root Causes- Choose one or more Areas of Growth, with Delivery method (A form that schools and/or teachers can use to reflect on successes and opportunities for growth.)  This was adapted from Amplify Utah website, which has many resources available to coaches:





Understanding that change is complex helps us be able to better support someone making a personal change (Knight, 2007, p. 89).