Carol is the codirector of Thinking Collaborative, the umbrella organization for Cognitive CoachingSMand Adaptive Schools. She has 25 years’ experience as a teacher and reading specialist. She has chaired or served as a member on school improvement and accreditation teams designed to develop school community and facilitate achievement. Brooks Simoneau has received the Kansas State Department of Education Distinguished Educator Award. She is the author of A Facilitator’s Guide to Online Professional Development: Establishing Communities of Learning and Cultures of Thinking (Rowman & Littlefield, 2010).
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