International School of Kuala Lumpur - ISKL (Elementary School)
Jalan Taman Melawati, Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur
Date: August 24th to 27th, 2017
Venue: ISKL Melawati Campus, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
DEADLINE FOR CANCELLATION OF REGISTRATION: 10th AUGUST 2017
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: 18th AUGUST 2017
This workshop will present the foundations of Cognitive Coaching, an approach to professional relationships which focuses on supporting the thinking of colleagues in the areas of planning, reflecting and problem resolving. The specific skills and strategies included in this workshop lend themselves to developing a school culture of collaboration, reflection and a professional learning community.
Student Learning Outcomes
As a result of workshop activities, learners will:
Understand the essence of Cognitive Coaching, how it differs from consulting and evaluation.
Increase consciousness and craftsmanship in applying interpersonal communication skills to develop trust and rapport.
Understand the power of a structured professional conversation.
Learn and practice specific active listening strategies.
Practice coaching skills in planning.
Practice coaching skills in reflecting.
Understand the characteristics of mediative questions.
Identify five kinds of feedback and understand the impact and purpose.
Develop coaching skills using a meta-coach.
The workshop is highly interactive and will include:
Modeling and role play
Small group activities
Readings from text and course guide
Numerous opportunities to practice skills