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This week’s topic: Using Video Recordings of Lessons During Coaching

The Idea:  People need to understand their current reality so that they can focus their efforts on the highest leverage activities and for the self-reflection necessary for motivation. Watching video recordings of lessons is the easiest way for people get a clear picture of reality.

Quotation:  “Video is like rocket fuel for learning.” – Jim Knight

Book:  Jim Knight, Focus on Teaching

Resource: Video and Learning Webinar Led by Ann Hoffman

Video:  Dr. Kim Richardson talks about how instructional coaches use video.

Question: Should you change anything about the way you use video for your own professional learning?

Professional Development:  The Virtual Instructional Coaching Institute