What has motivated you along your education journey? What keeps you learning? What led you to where you are today?

We want to know your story


Do you have an inspiring story that captures what it’s like to be a coach? We’d love to learn about the real life experiences that have encouraged you throughout your career, the mistakes you’ve learned from, or the experiences that have provided hope during an unexpected time, and validated your decision to become a coach.

Three submissions will be chosen to be featured in Jim Knight’s keynote at the Teaching | Learning | Coaching 2019 conference. Winners will receive complimentary access to all three days of the TLC conference, and will have the opportunity to join Jim onstage.

To enter: email submissions (within the body of the email; no attachments) to hello@instructionalcoaching.com

Please note: all travel and hotel accommodations are not included, and are the responsibility of each winner.


  • Email submissions to hello@instructionalcoaching.com
  • Include the subject line “Education Journey”
  • All entries must be submitted by August 1, 2019
  • Winners will be announced on social media, and notified via email on August 5, 2019
  • Three (3) winners will be chosen at random
  • Prize includes complimentary admission to TLC 2019 conference
  • Keynote will be filmed for future marketing purposes