Professional Learning, Literacy, and Math Coaches provide training, mentoring and assistance to administrators and teachers with curriculum implementation and lesson planning. The cognitive coaching method is utilized, along with regularly scheduled individual and reflective conferences to reinforce effective teaching strategies.
The ultimate goal of cognitive coaching is self-directed learning. The professional learning coach's mission is to work collaboratively with administrators and teachers to enable them to effectively manage, monitor, and modify their own teaching practices. The professional learning coach’s goal is to produce self-directed educators who consistently perform independently at a high levels of teaching and learning.