WUSD Academic Coaching Team
The mission of the WUSD coaching team is to improve instructional practice and raise academic achievement in all schools across the district.
Scope of Work
New Teacher Induction
New teachers meet with coaches for a monthly 2 hour training. During this training we focus our learning on items new teachers encounter throughout the school year.
Mentor teachers meet coaches for a monthly 2 hour training. During this training, mentor teachers learn skills and strategies on how to mentor newcomers to our district.
We provide teachers district-wide with classroom observation and feedback focusing on instructional strategies in order to student outcomes.
We offer two formats for professional development – Online and Face-to-Face.
Online Training - 1 hour each month for anyone in the district.
Training focus is mostly on Domains 1 and 2 of the Danielson Framework for Teaching
Face-to-Face Training - 3 hours each month for elementary teachers and 3 hours each month for Jr. High/High School teachers.
Training focus is on Domain 3 of the Danielson Framework for Teaching