Jane Ellison

Thinking Collaborative, Denver, CO

Jane is director emeritus of Thinking Collaborative. She presents workshops nationally and internationally to educators on Cognitive Coaching,SMAdaptive Schools, change and transition, presentation skills, facilitation skills, and quality professional development. She is coauthor of Cognitive Coaching: Weaving Threads of Learning and Change into the Culture of an Organization (Christopher-Gordon, 2003); Effective School Leadership: Developing Principals with Cognitive Coaching (Rowman & Littlefield, 2013); and a contributing author to the Cognitive Coaching: A Foundation for Renaissance Schools,

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