Register for Fall Leadership and Coaching Academies!
Join the National Institute for Direct Instruction (NIFDI) for a Leadership Academy in Columbus, Ohio October 16 & 17. This two-day training, co-sponsored by McGraw-Hill Education, is designed for administrators, instructional coaches, curriculum directors and school board members and will focus on the essential features of a successful Direct Instruction (DI) implementation.
Participants will be shown how schools should be set up for success with Direct Instruction. Participants will identify steps they should take to implement Direct Instruction effectively as they develop an action plan tailored to their schools that can be followed through the year. A full brochure and registration information is available on our website.
On November 6 & 7, NIFDI will present Analyzing Data, Classroom Observations & Providing Feedback-a Direct Instruction Coaching Academy. This two-day training, co-sponsored by McGraw-Hill Education and conducted by Tamara Bressi, is designed for instructional coaches, peer coaches and others responsible for observing instruction and improving student performance.
Through demonstrations, practice and hands-on activities, participants will learn how to: * Gain meaningful information from lesson progress and in-program mastery data.
- Model how to improve written records.
- Conduct supportive classroom observations and demonstrations.
- Provide effective oral and written feedback to instructors.
- Conduct classroom demonstration, in-class coaching and team teaching
- Design and deliver effective, on-going professional development sessions.
A full brochure and registration information is available on our website.
You can also contact Bryan Wickman, NIFDI's Outreach Events Coordinator, at 1.877.485.1973 or by email at with questions or for more information.