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Beginning Educator Support Team

Events - Beginning Educator Support Team

Roundtable Meetings:

Mentor Academies:


Mentor Academy 101: Instructional Mentoring - Tools and Skills for Teacher and Student Growth

This three-day training for experienced educators focuses on developing skills to serve in mentoring and coaching roles. The primary emphasis is on supporting instructional growth and development of novice teachers and ESAs, although the skills are transferable to working with veteran educators too. Topics include roles and stances of mentors; skills for holding learning-focused conversations; strategies for conducting observations, gathering data, and providing feedback; effective classroom management; using instructional frameworks to promote growth; and confidentiality. Participants will receive a copy of Mentoring Matters. Days 1 and 2 provide a foundation of skills and knowledge for instructional mentoring. Day 3 reviews and extends mentoring skills and knowledge. View the 3-day Mentor Academy agenda.


Day 3

April 30, 2018 - 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Mount Vernon Career and Technology Academy
2205 West Campus Place Mount Vernon, WA 98273


Day 3

April 24, 2018 - 8:30am - 3:30pm
Pierce County Skills Center
16117 Canyon Rd. E. Puyallup, WA 98375


Mentor Academy 101 - Day 4 (optional): Mentoring Special Ed Teachers

This one-day training focuses on mentoring teachers of special education in their three roles—classroom teacher, case manager for students, and lead for adults in their building. Prerequisite for this academy is recent participation in Mentor Academy 101, Days 1-3.


April 19, 2018 - 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Moses Lake School District Transportation Board Room
940 E Yonezawa Blvd., Moses Lake, WA 98837


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