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

This learning opportunity is being provided through funding from Alberta Education.
Catering is not prepared in a nut/gluten-free environment.
Photography Release:
This is a public event with the likeliness of photo/video throughout the day. By attending, participants understand they may be captured in photo or video for future presentations or promotional material development. Please see conference hosts if you prefer to not be photographed.

Registration Fee:


Registration Deadline:

January 24, 2019

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