Coaching is a key strategy in effective professional development. It is a learning process based on a collaborative relationship that is intentionally designed to promote sustainable growth in the necessary attitudes, skills, and knowledge to effectively implement the best practices for the development of young children and their families.”
– Colorado Coaching Consortium
Clayton is also a member of the Colorado Coaching Consortium, which has developed a set of standard early childhood coaching competencies to inform professional development for coaches. These competencies are currently under review by coaching agencies and individuals around the state. You can view the coaching competencies PDF and send comments.