Supporting Teacher Growth 3-Day Course – Spartanburg, SC

02/07/2020 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
364 Successful Way
Spartanburg, South Carolina 29303


About this Course


This three-day training will provide administrators and instructional coaches with skills needed to support teacher growth and development using the SC Teaching Standards 4.0 Rubric. Participants will learn to navigate pre-conference coaching conversations, to collect observation data to support refinement and reinforcement plans, to provide meaningful feedback, and to conduct growth producing post-conference coaching conversations.


  • Day 1: Friday, February 7, 2020
  • Day 2: Friday, February 28, 2020
  • Day 3: Friday, March 20, 2020
  • Time: 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM


Administrators and Instructional Coaches

Learning Outcomes:

Day 1: “Understanding the 4.0 Rubric and the Pre-Conference”

  • Understand high quality teaching as defined by the SC. Teaching Standards 4.0 Rubric.
  • Recognize how four support functions (coaching, collaborating, consulting, evaluating) promote teacher growth.
  • Increased craftsmanship in coaching skills during pre-conference conversations with teachers (listening for understanding).

Day 2: “Meaningful Feedback”

  • Identify methods to collect classroom data to support the SC Teaching Standards 4.0 Rubric.
  • Differentiate between coaching feedback and evaluative feedback.
  • Use classroom data to provide meaningful feedback and determine refinement and reinforcement plans.

Day 3: “The Post-Conference and Next Steps”

  • Recognize strategies for increasing teacher consciousness and self-directedness around refinement and reinforcement areas.
  • Increased craftsmanship in coaching skills during post-conference conversations with teachers (questioning to support growth).
  • Understand how to develop professional growth plans to support teacher refinement areas.

To ensure adequate small and whole group dialogue, this course requires a minimum of 15 registered participants. In the event less than 15 tickets are sold, the course will be canceled.

Payment Options:

When registering you may choose to pay by credit card or we can invoice your organization. Payment must be received prior to the first day of the course.

You have until midnight on Monday, January 20th to make any changes to your registration. If you are unable to attend, you may transfer your registration to another participant. Refunds are only offered if the course does not meet the minimum of 15 participants.

Registered participants who are “no-shows” and do not cancel prior to the course are not eligible for refunds.

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