About Nicole

Nicole S. Turner is a K-12 Master Coach, author, professional development trainer, current practitioner, and the Founder and CEO of Simply Coaching and Teaching Inc. She is the founder of the Simply Coaching Summit™—the first virtual summit exclusively for instructional coaches and teacher leaders--and the author of the books  Simply Instructional Coaching: Questions Asked and Answered from the Field and The S.I.M.P.L.E Blueprint for Instructional Coaching™ (release fall 2022).  Additionally, Nicole serves teachers as an Instructional Coach and Literacy Interventionist in Indianapolis, IN. She has 17+ years of K-12 classroom and leadership experience in positions such as classroom teacher, lead teacher, differentiated accountability coach, district and building-level instructional coach, assistant principal, dean of students, AdvancEd diagnostic review team member, and school improvement and turnaround specialist for the Indiana Department of Education.

Her professional memberships include Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated, National Sorority of Phi Delta Kappa, Indiana State Teacher Association, Indiana State Reading Association, and the Indiana Council of Teachers of Mathematics. When Nicole is not serving teachers as an instructional coach and professional development leader, she can be found spending time with her family, which consists of a supportive fiancée, three biological children, and three bonus children.

Workshop ONE

Title: Preparing for a Year of Coaching: The First 60 Days

In this workshop, we will discuss:

  • How to get started as an instructional coach
  • How to prioritize coaching tasks
  • How to start the school year off right

Workshop TWO

Title: Coaching Classroom Management

In this workshop, we will discuss:

  • Defining Classroom Management
  • Classroom Management vs Behavior Management
  • Why we are seeing Classroom Management Issues
  • Mindset/Expectations of Behavior
  • 7 Steps to Get Teachers on Track

Workshop THREE

Title: Data-Driven Coaching: Hosting Data Chats

In this workshop, we will discuss:

  • Key benefits to using to make informative decisions in your coaching. 
  • How to host data chats that focus on setting goals with assessment and student work data
  • Collecting Observation Data
  • Using PLCs/Professional Learning opportunities to address teachers' needs

Workshop FOUR

Title: Focusing on the Walkthrough: Observing with Intention

In this workshop, we will discuss:

  • Key benefits to conducting walkthroughs
  • Keys to conducting a successful walk-through
  • Types of Walk-throughs and Observers
  • Connecting Walk-through Data to Professional Development and Learning
  • Preparing feedback for teachers
  • Creating peer walk-though teams

Workshop FIVE

Title: Feedback is a GIFT: Providing Specific and Actionable Feedback

In this workshop, we will discuss:

  • Define the Purpose of Effective Feedback 
  • How to Give feedback that enables growth 
  • Steps of Effective Feedback

You can grab the Pre-Conference Workshops ONLY! 

Did you purchase the TICKET ONLY option for the Simply Coaching Summit and now want to add the Workshops? or Do you only want to attend the Pre-Conference Workshops?

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Grab your Access NOW! Videos Drop June 13, 2022!

Grab the Pre-Conference Workshops + All Access to the Simply Coaching Summit!

  • Admission to all three days July 11 – July 13 + 6 MONTH ACCESS
  • Access to Five Pre-Conference Videos released on June 13, 2022
  • 9 LIVE Keynotes & 3 Pre-recorded Keynotes
  • 6 – 45-minute full sessions for administrators
  • 17 – 45-minute full sessions for coaches
  • 9 – 30-minute content strategy sessions for administrators, coaches, and leaders
  • 3 – 20-minute micro sessions for administrators
  • 6 – 20-minute micros sessions for coaches
  • Access to Summit Facebook group to attend LIVE daily meetups with various presenters

Only want to Attend the Summit? Grab Your Ticket Here! 

  • Admission to all three days July 11 – July 13 + 6 MONTH ACCESS
  • 9 LIVE Keynotes & 3 Pre-recorded Keynotes
  • 6 – 45-minute full sessions for administrators
  • 17 – 45-minute full sessions for coaches
  • 9 – 30-minute content strategy sessions for administrators, coaches, and leaders
  • 3 – 20-minute micro sessions for administrators
  • 6 – 20-minute micros sessions for coaches
  • Access to Summit Facebook group to attend LIVE daily meet ups with various presenters