Full course description
Date and time
Thursday 24 March 2022, 3.30 pm to 5.00 pm
Online – a Zoom link will be provided 24 hours prior to the event
This learning event is right for you if you are you have completed the full Cognitive Coaching course and need a refresher
This skill builder webinar is for those who have previously completed the eight day Cognitive Coaching course and desire to re-engage with core pieces of content.
The focus of this skill builder is outlined below:
Coaches must be skilful with four coaching tools to effectively mediate thinking and remain in the coaching support function. Participants will self-assess their current skill level. They will review and practice each of the four tools: rapport, pausing, paraphrasing, and posing mediative questions. Practice will focus on using the essential coaching pattern of pause, paraphrase, pause, pose a question in the context of planning and reflecting.
Cognitive Coaching®, pioneered by Art Costa and Bob Garmston, has been transforming the professional and personal lives of educators around the globe for over 30 years.
- Refresh understanding of cognitive coaching
- Audit of current skill level
- Review of the four tools to effectively mediate thinking when coaching
Gavin Grift is the Founder and CEO of Grift Education. Gavin’s passion, commitment, humour and highly engaging style have made him one of Australia’s most in-demand presenters. Through his keynotes, seminars, and coaching services, Gavin connects with national and international audiences on how to cultivate authentic collaboration, build success in others and genuinely commit to reflective practice. His belief in the development of defined professional autonomy for educators both challenge and connect the head and heart of his audiences.
Gavin is co-author of numerous articles and best-selling books and has held numerous Education Leadership positions in a variety of contexts.