Blog Posts

Clarity First; Accountability Follows

August 26, 2014

This post was originally written by Jennifer and published on Education Week’s opinion blog, Finding Common Ground.
As the school year starts and everyone wants to […]

Coaching: The New Leadership Skill

October 1, 2011

This post was originally written by Jennifer and published as the ASCD’s October 2011 Educational Leadership journal.
Planning Productive Talk
Outcome maps enable coaches and supervisors to […]

Managing Impulsivity and Passivity – A Leader’s Constant Challenge

January 1, 2008

When I began to work outside the classroom as a teacher on special assignment, I was excited about the opportunity to create and facilitate learning […]

Getting Unstuck: Using an Outcome Map for Effective Problem Solving

October 1, 2003

This post was originally written by Jennifer and published in the Utah Special Educator.
You know when something is wrong. You feel it. Your student isn’t […]

A New Way of Thinking: Beginning Teacher Coaching Through Garmston’s and Costa’s States of Mind

September 1, 2001

This post was originally written by Jennifer and published in the English Leadership Quarterly.
A couple of months ago I was having a difficult time seeing […]