Instructional Coach Report

Instructional Coach Report

January 29, 2020

With the start of the new year, I was happy to be able to return to my job as coach. The following is a list of activities that I have been involved with over the month of January, in addition to 19 meetings with teachers and 17 classroom visits for modeling and observing lessons.

● Met with the new math teacher on 1/1/2020 to help orient him to the classes and students

● Attended the WMEC Professional Development Committee Meeting

● Met with Mr. Desjardins to review NWEA data and reports

● Updated results for the KVML (Kennebec Valley Math League). Created a website to make results available. (

● Attended the STEAM monthly meeting at Madison High School

● Met with the GSS RTI team in preparation for our presentation

● Attended the monthly Gear Up CAT Meeting

● Met with Kristie Littlefield and Scott Hall about resolving registration issues for the March Rendezvous

● Coordinated Meet 2 of the KVML

● Budget Meeting with K - 8 Principals

● Meeting with Mr. Tracy and Mr. Hall about planning the March Early Release Day

● Facilitated Certification Meeting with committee

● Attended the presentation of the GSS RTI Plan at a workshop hosted by DOE in Brewer

● Met twice with the curriculum coordinator in Madison to share resources and ideas in math and science

● Attended a monthly STEM meeting at Mt. Blue

● Provided a Sample Math Lesson from the Illustrative Math program to teachers from RSU 74, Bingham, and Madison

● Attended a Systems Change workshop in Readfield

● Continued working with Mr. Hall on the development of a system to make it easier for teachers to track student performance with MAP Skills

Respectfully Submitted,

Brian Twitchell

Instructional Coach

Mathematics and Science