T&L 2900: VIR: Connected Coaching
The use of coaches to assist educators in becoming more accomplished and subsequently improving student achievement occurs frequently in face-to-face settings. To meet the needs of today's connected educators, coaching should also move into online spaces. The Connected Coaching eCourse will prepare you to coach in online spaces, to leverage the affordances of technology for coaching. This e course is a 3 credit course offered in a blended format utilizing eight weekly 90-minute webinars and asynchronous learning via the course space in the virtual learning community.
Through this 8-week eCourse you will explore:
- Foundations for and elements of the Connected Coaching model
- An appreciative inquiry strength based approach to coaching
- Protocols and activities for use by connected coaches
- Ways to leverage web 2.0 tools for coaching in an online environments
A $25 grader fee has been added to the credit fee.