What Is This Book About? Who Is It For?
Section 1: How Do I Promote Change?
What Do the Experts Say About Educational Change?
Why Is Change So Difficult?
Section 2: What Does a Successful Literacy Coach Do?
What Are the Qualities of an Effective Literacy Coach?
How Can I Communicate Well With Teachers?
How Do I Coach Individuals?
How Do I Coach Teacher Teams and Study Groups?
Section 3: How Do I Coach in Difficult Situations?
How Do I Deal With Difficult Teachers?
What About This Issue?
How Do I Survive This Job?
What Do Coaches Do? What Don't They Do?
Key Questions Answered in This Book Listed by Topic
A Narrative Bibliography: Where Do These Ideas Come From?