Jim Knight

Instructional Coaching Group, North Loup, NE

Jim has spent more than two decades studying professional learning, effective teaching, and instructional coaching. He is the president of the Instructional Coaching Group and The Impact Research Lab, and a research associate at the University of Kansas Center for Research on Learning. Knight’s book Instructional Coaching: A Partnership Approach to Improving Instruction(Corwin, 2007) popularized the idea of instructional coaching. He is also the author of Focus on Teaching: Using Video for High-Impact Instruction(Corwin, 2014) and Better Conversations: Coaching Ourselves and Each Other to be More Credible, Caring, and Connected(Corwin, 2015). Knight also writes the Radical Learners blog.

I hope we can send someone from our organization every year. The topics were very relevant to the work we do at the ISD.

2017 Conference Attendee

I went in excited and came out empowered. Thank you!

2017 Conference Attendee