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The Reflective Educator’s Guide to Professional Development

Coaching Inquiry-Oriented Learning Communities

The Reflective Educator’s Guide to Professional Development by Nancy Fichtman Dana
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Powerful tools for facilitating teachers' professional development and optimizing school improvement efforts!

Combining professional learning communities (PLCs) and action research, this step-by-step guide provides coaches, workshop leaders, and staff developers with strategies, activities, and tools to develop inquiry-oriented PLCs. The authors present essential elements of a healthy PLC, case studies of inquiry-based PLCs, and lessons learned for improving coaching practices. Sample projects and reflection prompts will help readers:

  • Organize, assess, and maintain high-functioning, inquiry-oriented PLCs
  • Facilitate the development of study questions
  • Enable PLC members to develop, analyze, and share research results
  • Lead successful renewal and reform efforts
SAGE Publications; May 2008
208 pages; ISBN 9781452239255
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Title: The Reflective Educator’s Guide to Professional Development
Author: Nancy Fichtman Dana; Diane Yendol-Hoppey