What does it mean to “Get Better Faster?” Whetstone explores the principles of Paul Bambrick-Santoyo’s book on learning and growth.
To accelerate teacher growth and improve classroom outcomes, informal feedback should be given with the opportunity to implement that feedback as soon as possible. Learn how Whetstone allows school leaders to instantly practice informal feedback.
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By Ben Klompus
School leaders have long debated about how and when to give feedback to teachers. Dr. Ben Klompus, Dean at Relay Graduate School of Education, shares his thoughts on the matter.
Weekly Data Meetings are critical when implementing data-driven instruction. Find out how these school leaders incorporated WDMs into their schools.
Are traditional professional development programs falling short in your school? It might be time to repurpose resources toward teacher coaching.
Whetstone’s new mobile app allows coaches and school leaders to be more connected than ever. Learn how you can use video to improve teacher coaching.
Principal Josh Cella had never used Whetstone’s PD coaching platform. Learn how he got accustomed to this classroom observation tool.
Principal Krista Patrick Brown explains how she mastered this classroom coaching tool. Learn how she got acclimated to Whetstone and began to use it on a daily basis.
Classroom observation software can be a difficult thing to incorporate into your daily routine. Learn how you can find the time to actually use your PD coaching tools.
An effective teacher coaching program relies on the expertise of skillful, adept coaches. Learn how can you identify effective coaches and define the role of a coach in your school.
With the right tools, school leaders can make drastic improvements in a relatively short amount of time. Here are six actionable ways to help teachers get better, faster.
The most effective way to improve student outcomes is to boost teacher performance. Learn how you can use data to provide constructive feedback to teachers.
Implementing effective teacher coaching in your school can be a difficult endeavor. Get started today with these 4 simple steps!
Teacher coaching does more than just help students achieve better academic performance. Effective coaching can lead to overall school success. Want to learn how?
Don’t let some of your teachers slip through the cracks. Learn how your school district can use a coaching platform to retain alternatively certified teachers.
It’s time to completely transform how we develop our educators Teacher coaching can transform your school and add structure to a confusing process. Learn more here.
Why do teachers stay at some schools more than others? Learn how teacher induction programs set teachers up for success and change your school’s culture.
Ever wondered how you can build a coaching culture in your school? Begin with small, manageable steps and read our post to get started.