TLC Interview: Dr. Pedro A. Noguera

In the weeks leading up to our annual conference, Teaching, Learning, and Coaching, I’ll be posting interviews with the experts who will have presented at the conference, or those who will be presenting this year. The interviews will surface many different ways...

Success Factor 7: System Support

Mention the term “instructional coaching” in a room full of educators, and you’ll hear as many different interpretations of what that term means as you have employee ID badges in the room. Jim Knight coined that term many years ago, and he defined it, too:...

The Zero-Learning Zone

Recently, Jim wrote an article for ACSD called Escape From the Zero-Learning Zone. This article discusses why educators frequently turn away from opportunities to learn, and what we can do about it. Jim identifies the zero-learning zone as a place we go to when we...

Video Interviews With Swivl

“For people to really make significant change, they have to care about the goal. people aren’t going to do something unless they care about it.” Recently, Jim Knight was interviewed by our friend at Swivl, Vlad Tetelbaum. During these interviews Jim discusses setting...