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20 Tips for Developing Positive Relationships with Parents

Elena Aguilar is an instructional and leadership coach in the Oakland Unified School District. Elena writes about education for Edutopia and for Education Week’s Teacher Magazine, and she is a member of the Teacher Leaders Network (www.teacherleaders.org). In addition, Elena … Read more.

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Jossey-Bass Authors Around the Web

If you missed our updates on Facebook or Twitter, here’s what some of our authors have been up to recently: Donalyn Miller is on a blog tour, supporting Reading in the Wild. Check out the book trailer at Mr. Schu’s … Read more.

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Learn the Art of Coaching this Summer!

What does summer have in store for you? Like most educators, you’re likely intending to improve your teaching skill set in some capacity. If the pile of professional development books you plan to read this summer is looking a little … Read more.

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Summer Reading for Professional Development

When you say you’re a teacher, most people exclaim, “It must be so great to have your summers off!” But let’s get real: while summer can be a time of rest for teachers, there’s always the next school year to … Read more.

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Coaching Sentence Stems for Effective Communication

From supportive to confrontational, these coaching sentence stems are a great resource for both teachers and coaches. Coaching Sentence Stems (excerpt from The Art of Coaching) by Jossey-Bass Education The Art of Coaching: Effective Strategies for School Transformation (2013) — 9781118206539

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