Strengths-Based Coaching To Support Professional Growth – October 2020 Copy1

For administrators and coaches

Overview: Discover how to increase your engagement with staff and support their professional growth through strengths-based coaching techniques. We will examine coaching frameworks and reflective practices that enhance your leadership while providing the tools you need to formulate new strategies to supervise, mentor, and inspire your staff and enrich your program. This course focuses on the importance of developing and enhancing your communication skills to give you the ability and confidence to work effectively with a wide range of staff and families.

CEU: This ten-hour course is approved for 1 CEU in the Core Competency Area: Professionalism and Leadership. CEU certificates are issues by the MassAEYC CEU project. In order to receive a CEU, participants are required to complete all discussion posts and write a coaching platform, describing how they will use the material in the course in their daily work.

Schedule: This online course is organized into 4 Modules and will be offered over eight weeks, beginning on October 5 and finishing on October 30, 2020. All class materials, including video presentations, reflections, handouts, and interactive discussion board, will be online. This course includes two live sessions via Zoom video conferencing for participants to ask questions and share reflections. The live question and reflection sessions will be held on the following Wednesdays at 7 pm EST: October 14 and 28, 2020. For anyone unable to attend, these sessions will be recorded and posted on the course site.

Cost: The price of this online course is $99.