September 27-28, 2017
Teachers • Mentors
Instructional Coaches • Teacher Leaders
School and District Leaders
Create trusting and supportive mentoring and coaching relationships with others
Utilize conversation maps aimed at helping teachers draw out the thinking behind their instructional practices
Utilize greater precision in language to facilitate conversations around planning, reflecting and problem resolving
Learn and refine skills of pausing, paraphrasing, and asking questions, to maximize time and thinking
Invite thinking and inquiry to create empowered, independent thinkers and learners
Use data to ground conversations about student learning
Scott Murphy joined PEBC in 2011. He consults nationally with an emphasis on leadership, collaboration, and facilitative development. He works with district leaders, principals and teacher leaders on creating engaging environments worthy of our teachers and students. He is a lab facilitator for the Thinking Strategies Institute. Murphy has 24 years of educational experience, having served as high school English teacher, instructional coach, elementary principal and district director of curriculum for Jeffco Schools. He has served as a national facilitator Critical Friends Groups and is the author of the “Future Protocol,” a tool for organizational visioning. He received his Master’s degree in Technical Communication from the University of Colorado at Denver and his bachelor’s in English from San Jose State University.
Krier consults locally and nationally with K-12 educators across the content areas. She supports teachers, teams, instructional coaches, and administrators through coaching, facilitating, and collaborating around professional development. She co-facilitates multiple institutes.
Krier has served many roles during her 20 years in education. She spent 10 years teaching in the elementary grades and was honored with the school district award of Teacher of the Year in 2008. Since 2009, she served as a Professional Development Coordinator and lead for Instructional Coaches in a Denver area school district. She is also an Adaptive Schools, Cognitive Coaching, and Emergenetics training associate. Kristie earned her Master’s degree in Curriculum and Instruction from Colorado Christian University. She holds a Type D Administration certification and a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Northern Colorado.
Breakfast and Lunch each day
Certificate of attendance for CDE credit
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