Learning Coach for Secondary Math
What is a Learning Coach?
"an on-site professional developer who partners with educators to identify and assist with implementation of proven teaching methods"
What is the role of a Math Learning Coach?
*To support classroom teachers
*Facilitate collaboration and professional growth
*Provide professional development
*Help teachers transfer what they learn about new practices to their classrooms
*Provide a safe environment in which teachers can strive to improve their practices without fear of criticism and evaluation
*Help teachers develop leadership skills with which they can support the work of their colleagues