Simply Instructional Coaching is a 206 page book now offered in digital download format as a "How to" to make Instructional Coaching Simple.
Simply Instructional Coaching focuses on six parts:
Part I: The Hype Around Instructional Coaching
Part II: Transitioning to the Instructional Coaching Role
Part III: Supporting Your Teachers
Part IV: Utilizing Coaching Cycles
Part V: PLCs, Team Planning and Professional Development
Part VI: Building Relationships and Trust with Teachers
At the core, an instructional coach and teacher leader is someone whose role is to work with teachers and school leaders to improve the educational outcomes of their students. Simply Instructional Coaching is a based on the experiences of Nicole S. Turner who has served as Lead Teacher, Differentiated Accountability Coach, Instructional Coach, Assistant Principal, Dean of Students and a School Improvement and Turnaround Specialist for the Indiana Department of Education. Nicole has hosted internationally reached webinars, trained coaches in districts and one-on-one. In all of these roles, she has been asked hundreds of questions from coaches who are looking to make an impact on teachers.