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