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The missing how-to manual for being an effective team leader "The Art of Coaching Teams" is the manual you never received when you signed on to lead a team. Being a great teacher is one thing, but leading a team, or team development, is an entirely different dynamic. Your successes are public, but so are your failures--and there's no specific rubric or curriculum to give yThe missing how-to manual for being an effective team leader "The Art of Coaching Teams" is the manual you never received when you signed on to lead a team. Being a great teacher is one thing, but leading a team, or team development, is an entirely different dynamic. Your successes are public, but so are your failures--and there's no specific rubric or curriculum to give you direction. Team development is an art form, and this book is your how-to guide to doing it effectively. You'll learn the administrative tasks that keep your team on track, and you'll gain access to a wealth of downloadable tools that simplify the "getting organized" process. Just as importantly, you'll explore what it means to be the kind of leader that can bring people together to accomplish difficult tasks. You'll find practical suggestions, tools, and clear instructions for the logistics of team development as well as for building trust, developing healthy communication, and managing conflict.Inside these pages you'll find concrete guidance on: Designing agendas, making decisions, establishing effective protocols, and more Boosting your resilience, understanding and managing your emotions, and meeting your goals Cultivating your team's emotional intelligence and dealing with cynicism Utilizing practical tools to create a customized framework for developing highly effective teamsThere is no universal formula for building a great team, because every team is different. Different skills, abilities, personalities, and goals make a one-size-fits-all approach ineffective at best. Instead, "The Art of Coaching Teams" provides a practical framework to help you develop your group as a whole, and keep the team moving toward their common goals....

Title : The Art of Coaching Teams: Facilitation for School Transformation
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ISBN : 9781118984154
Format Type : Paperback
Number of Pages : 350 Pages
Status : Available For Download
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The Art of Coaching Teams: Facilitation for School Transformation Reviews

  • Hannah
    2018-10-10 09:49

    WHY DOES EVERYTHING ELENA AGUILAR TOUCHES TURN TO GOLD??? Must-read for anyone who's part of or leading a team of any kind. Ordered copies for my entire team to read!

  • Jeanie Phillips
    2018-09-29 13:03

    This book has been my bible this fall! Elena Aguilar's approach to coaching has everything I need: practical examples, opportunities for deep reflection, a focus on equity, and so much more.

  • Skylar Primm
    2018-10-12 11:48

    Overall, this was an excellent follow-up to *The Art of Coaching*. I only wish I’d finished it more quickly! I will certainly be returning to the book in the months and years to come. Her lists and appendices are sure to see a lot of action.Aguilar summarizes the book thus: *“The unnamed, overarching truth on which this book rests is this: We need to build teams.”* (p. 294) There was a time when I thought I could and should do it all, but the older and more experienced I get, the more convinced I am that she is 100% correct. We need each other to make worthwhile changes at school, in the community, or around the globe. This book provides a framework for starting to make those changes happen.

  • Gisele Siegmund
    2018-10-09 08:52

    This book has some useful information for teachers who seek to take on a leadership role in schools (such as leading teams). It offers anecdotes and some worksheets for reflections and other activities.

  • Tricia Friedman
    2018-09-30 05:45

    So much practical guidance juxtaposed by vulnerable anecdotes which every educator will relate to. Aguilar reminds us that emotional management and honoring one another's voice is at the core of education.

  • Amy
    2018-10-14 11:52

    Amazing! Must-read for all educators. Aguilar's advice about building trust and emotional intelligence is spot-on.

  • Kelsey
    2018-09-29 06:58

    This was dense. It was interesting at some points, but not worth completing based on the take-aways it provided me.