Teaching Learning Coaching Conference 2020

October 4-6, 2020

Join us at the world’s leading conference for instructional coaching and instructional practice! Featuring more than 50 education experts and practitioners leading keynote presentations and learning sessions focused on high-impact teaching strategies, proven instructional coaching practices, and system change strategies designed to lead to high performance schools.


Intensive Instructional Coaching Institute

Based on the content in Jim Knight’s books, this five-day intensive institute offers professional development addressing the following essential domains: 
  1. adult learning
  2. an instructional coaching cycle
  3. using video recordings to gather data
  4. instructional practices described in an instructional playbook
  5. communication skills
  6. leadership skills

Coaches of Coaches Workshop

NOTE: This workshop is an add-on to our Intensive Instructional Coaching Institute

During this workshop, a small group of participants will partner with Jim Knight to:
  1.  learn how to apply all of the coaching coaches tools that have been developed by the Instructional Coaching Group
  2. develop specific plans for supporting coaches and educating others in their district
  3. learn and share with others who are developing or supporting coaches

Instructional Coaching & Positive Behavior for School Excellence

February 9-11, 2020

Expand your skills in classroom management, behavior support, and instructional coaching. Leave with strategies you can use immediately.

In partnership with Safe & Civil Schools.

Coaching Skills for Instructional Coaches

May 27-28, 2020

Based on Advanced Coaching Practice (2019) and An Introduction to Coaching Skills (2017) by Christian van Nieuwerburgh, this session focuses on the beliefs, habits, and practices of effective, advanced coaches. Coaching is a particular form of conversation that requires specific skills.

Co-hosted by Jim Knight and Chris Munro (Growth Coaching International).


Introduction to Leadership Coaching 

March 17-18, 2020

This session explores how a coaching orientation, together with a strong coaching process and key coaching skills, can make a significant and immediate difference in the conversations in which school leaders engage every day.

Co-hosted by Jim Knight and John Campbell (Growth Coaching International).


Year-Long Intensive Instructional Institutes

ICG has partnered with the following school districts for year-long professional development. Registrants must attend all 4-6 dates included in the institute. These events are open to the public and welcome educators from all districts!
Cancellation policy
31 or more days prior to the event – full refund
15-30 days prior to the event – 50% refund
Less than 15 days prior to the event – no refund
**The registration may be transferred to someone else at any time with no penalty attached.**