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State Spotlight: How Texas Used Coaching to Impact Outcomes

Evaluation > Provider/Teacher Practices, Evidence-Based Practices, Improvement and Implementation Science > Coaching

This state spotlight focuses on Texas’s implementation effort to improve teacher practice and student outcomes, by embedding and sustaining an effective coaching framework across the state.  Of...

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State Spotlight

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Effective Practices for Coaches

Evaluation > Data, Evidence-Based Practices > Evidence-Based Frameworks, Improvement and Implementation Science > Coaching, Infrastructure Development > Local Education Agency Capacity

This module is the first in a series on coaching, a form of professional development for teachers who work in the kindergarten-12th grade setting. Module 1 addresses the four practices coaches can...

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Training Module

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Considerations for Supporting a Successful Start to the 2020-2021 School Year for Students With Disabilities

Improvement and Implementation Science > Action Planning, Infrastructure Development > Local Education Agency Capacity, Policy > IDEA, Stakeholder Engagement > Communication Strategies, Systems Alignment

To successfully launch the 2020-2021 school year for students with disabilities, state education agencies (SEAs) have an essential leadership role to play in supporting local school systems to plan...

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Guidance

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Sample SSIP Action Plan Template

Evaluation, Improvement and Implementation Science > Action Planning, Policy > RDA

This sample action plan template provides states with a suggested, but not required, format and examples of potential content to assist them in completing their Phase II State Systemic Improvement...

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Tools

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Implementation Evaluation Matrix

Evaluation, Improvement and Implementation Science, Policy > RDA, Stakeholder Engagement > Communication Strategies

This resource was designed by the National Center for Systemic Improvement (NCSI) to provide states with a sample approach and tool to plan and track measures of State Systemic Improvement Plan...

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Tools

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NCSI Effective Coaching: Fidelity Tool Worksheet

Evaluation > Provider/Teacher Practices, Improvement and Implementation Science > Coaching, Infrastructure Development

This tool can be used to help measure the fidelity of coaching so that these data can be used by coaches and other educators to continuously improve upon how coaching occurs.

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Tools

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NCSI Effective Coaching: Fidelity Tool Rubric

Evaluation > Provider/Teacher Practices, Improvement and Implementation Science > Coaching, Infrastructure Development

Like any other educational innovation, the coaching of teachers  must be used with fidelity in order to achieve its intended outcomes. Although fidelity is often thought of as adherence to the “key...

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Tools

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Coaching in the State Systemic Improvement Plan: State and Local Educational Agency Considerations

Evidence-Based Practices, Improvement and Implementation Science > Coaching, Infrastructure Development

This PowerPoint presentation, delivered by Sarah Arden and Jennifer Pierce of the National Center for Systemic Improvement (NCSI), addresses definitions of coaching, improvements to infrastructure...

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Presentation

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Effective Coaching of Teachers: Completed Sample of the Fidelity Tool Worksheet

Evaluation > Provider/Teacher Practices, Improvement and Implementation Science > Coaching, Infrastructure Development

This document serves as an example of how an observer can complete the Fidelity Tool Worksheet. It is intended to be used in conjunction with several other tools:

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Tools

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Wins and Hiccups: A Collaborative Implementation Problem-Solving Guide for SSIP Teams

Improvement and Implementation Science > Action Planning, Improvement and Implementation Science > Scale-up

The purpose of this guide is to support state teams in implementing the State Systemic Improvement Plan (SSIP) to consider both their successes and challenges to inform continuous...

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Report

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Annotated Resource Scan 8th to 9th Grade Transition Services & Programs

Evaluation > Academic Outcomes, Evidence-Based Practices > Evidence-based Interventions, Improvement and Implementation Science > Action Planning

The Graduation and Post School Outcomes Cross State Learning Collaborative selected the transition from 8th to 9th grade as a topic to explore that reduces dropout and promotes graduation.  The...

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Brief

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Support Models: Matrix and Discussion Guide for K-12th Grade Systems

Evaluation > Data, Evidence-Based Practices, Improvement and Implementation Science > Coaching, Infrastructure Development > State Education Agency Capacity, Policy > RDA, Stakeholder Engagement > Communication Strategies, Systems Alignment

The purpose of this resource is to help teams ensure that the implemented model of support (e.g., teacher coaching, systems coaching, training) leads to the desired outcomes (e.g., improved teacher...

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Tools

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