Hawker Brownlow Education

Transformative Talk: Cognitive Coaches Share Their Stories

Author: Gavin Grift, Arthur Costa, Robert Garmston

Availability: In Stock

Code: HB1734

ISBN: 9781760011734

No of Pages: 198

Publish date: 22/05/2014

Price: $35.95

Description

Transformative Talk assists an
aspirant Cognitive Coach in building their coaching capabilities. It draws upon
each of the insights and experiences of Cognitive Coaching℠ training
associates and agency trainers who are ‘walking the talk’ in their own lives
and careers. Each
chapter at varying degrees reflects personal journeys shared with the explicit
intention to assist you in making connections to your own work and your growth
as a Coach.


The
material has been selected to support educators who fulfill a
variety of different roles. You will find information, insights and strategies
to assist your growth from a variety of perspectives. These include reflections
to assist classroom teachers, school leaders, principals, support staff,
coaches, systems leaders and researchers.


Transformative Talk encourages
you to unleash the power of Cognitive Coaching℠ for the students and colleagues you work with and in
your ongoing goal to build both your identity and capacity as a mediator of
thinking.


Talk is
critical to the complex, challenging and intrinsically satisfying work of
educators. This book provides you with the opportunity to continue transforming
your talk so you can transform the thinking of others in the process of
education.