Services

  Presenter

Instructional support for teacher leaders and teachers of mathematics. Included is the work of John Hattie, Robert Marzano, Rick DuFour, Tim Kanold, Jo Boaler, David Foster, Cathy Seeley, William McCallum, NCTM, NCSM, CCSS, and other notable experts in mathematics education.

Dianne is available to coordinate • institutes
• one-hour
• three-hour
• six-hour workshops
for teachers, coaches, teacher leaders, or administrators of mathematics in all grade levels (K-12). Customization is suggested to meet your specific needs. 

Inquire Here with details about your history and concerns, and she will work with you to create a viable plan to meet your needs.

 

    Coach

Coach support to improve mathematics instruction for
• individual teachers
• teacher leaders
• groups of teacher leaders
• administrators

Professional development efforts provide powerful training to build capacity. However without on-going support they rarely lead to sustainable changes in teaching practice.

Dianne is available to guide your staff and administrators to sustain implementation efforts. Customized support is available through diagnostic classroom observations (onsite or through video-taped experiences) or with learning communities.

Inquire Here with details about your history and concerns, and she will work with you to create a viable plan to meet your needs.

Consultant

Consulting with schools and districts is a powerful tool to improve mathematics teaching and learning for individuals and learning communities. 

Dianne is available for those working to improve mathematics teaching and learning:
• short-term
• long-term support
for teachers, coaches, teacher leaders, or administrators .

Her extensive background provides a wealth of experience to guide high quality curriculum and assessment design, feedback on lesson or unit design, or brainstorm solutions to improve mathematics instruction at your site.

Inquire Here with details about your history and concerns, and she will work with you to create a viable plan to meet your needs. 

 

Comments by Clients

Coaching

“It has been extremely helpful to have Dianne as my coach. She helped me to stay structured and focused on a set of goals, gave me support for how to address administrators and colleagues!” District TOSA, 2016

“Dianne was an exceptional mentor, leader, and coach. I really enjoyed having reflective conversations with her. She challenged my thinking, and pushed me to become a more effective leader. My confidence has grown, and I have been able to accomplish goals I set out to complete at the start of the year.” District TOSA, 2016

Presentations & Workshops

“The most meaningful activities and most practical experiences where discussions with other teachers from surrounding grade levels. When can we do more of these?” Teacher, 2016

“The most practical experience for was learning to take time to let kids think and struggle to challenge them.” Teacher, 2016

“The most meaningful activity was doing a jigsaw to understand things such as ‘productive struggle’.” Teacher, 2016

“The most meaningful activities today were collaborating and discussing ways we can implement effective instruction.” Teacher, 2016

“I enjoyed the activities we did today to create a vision for district-wide mathematics K-12.” Teacher, 2016

“The most practical experience was talking with other teachers about what I expect and what is expected of me when my students leave my class.” Teacher, 2016