coaching for principals - Steve Barkley

Coaching for School Leaders

A recent blog by Eric Sheninger highlighted the importance of providing coaching for school leaders at all levels. Sheninger describes the value of coaching for all professions and points to the need for administrator coaching, which is often overlooked. He cites the following from Marta W. Aldrich: “When it comes to the impact of school-related […]

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Attributes for Coaches

In Learningforward’s Summer 2012 copy of The Learning Principal, Valerie von Frank writes about coaching for principals. She includes the following list of attributes of effective coaches: Self-awareness: What drives the coach? What inspires her? Honesty: How does what the coach thinks, does, and says align with his stated values? Sincerity: How do the coach’s […]

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