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I am a new instructional coach ( 4th week) in a school that has had a lot of changes this year. How can I show the teachers that I am there to support them? They are leery of having me come in to their classrooms.

Nov 9, 2014 10:27am

  • English Language Arts
  • 5-8
  • Coaching

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    • Nov 28, 2014 5:50pm

      What about starting with individual teacher meetings that are semi-structured (come with some of your own ideas/agenda for beginning, then allow for open conversation--teacher led time)?

      Also, being authentic and acknowledging the changes in the school can go a long way towards building community/openness.