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Better Conversations: Coaching Ourselves and Each Other to Be More Credible, Caring and Connected
Presented by: Jim Knight
Date(s):
Thursday, January 31, 2019 | 9:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Session Location:
Central Alberta Regional Consortium 8 Page Avenue, Red Deer, AB
About the Session:

Based on the book Better Conversations by Jim Knight, this workshop describes essential communication skills for everyone in a school—but especially coaches—to help create a setting where learning will flourish (one day).

Preview at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y3FrWTXC8Uw

Book Better Conversations included in cost.

 

About the Presenter(s):
Jim Knight

Jim Knight is the Senior Partner of Instructional Coaching Group and a research associate at the University of Kansas Center for Research on Learning. He has spent more than a decade studying instructional coaching, writing several books on the topic. Jim’s articles on instructional coaching have been included in publications such as The Journal of Staff Development, Principal Leadership, The School Administrator,and Teachers Teaching Teachers. Jim directs several research projects, including Pathways to Success, a comprehensive, district-wide school reform project in the Topeka, Kansas, School District. Jim also leads the coaching institutes and the Teaching, Learning, Coaching annual conference. Jim has presented and consulted in more than 40 states, most Canadian provinces, and around the world. He has also won several university teaching, innovation, and service awards.

Cancellation Policy:

Request for cancellation or refund must be received in writing (fax/email) at the CARC office a minimum of 3 FULL business days prior to the event start, or registration fees will apply and refunds will not be issued. If you are unable to attend a session and unable to provide three FULL business days’ notice, please feel free to delegate an alternate to attend in your place.
Cancellation notices should be sent to npenney@carcpd.ab.ca.

Registration Deadline: January 24, 2019
Cost: $350.00
Focus(es): Leadership
Grade Level(s): K-12
Audience: Teachers, Coaches, Administrators