ILA Resource Collection: Literacy Coaching, Collaboration, and Leadership


Establishing and maintaining a strong culture of literacy depends on collaborative partnerships between educators, literacy specialists and coaches, and administrators.

This ILA Resource Collection explores the opportunities these literacy leaders have to work together and covers topics such as incorporating digital tools into coaching, balancing the roles of the literacy professional, and serving as protectors of access and opportunity for students.

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Don Vu on What It Means to Be a Literacy Leader

Don Vu on What It Means to Be a Literacy Leader

Ten steps anyone can take to become a literacy leader, embed literacy into the school culture, and transform a school through the power of stories. *This video was created exclusively for the Literacy Coaching, Collaboration, and Leadership collection.

Speaker(s): Don Vu


Kenneth Kunz on Using Templates as Tools to Support Literacy Coaching

Kenneth Kunz on Using Templates as Tools to Support Literacy Coaching

Benefits of using templates to prioritize literacy standards, organize short- and long-term planning goals, and help leave an impact as a coach. *This video was created exclusively for the Literacy Coaching, Collaboration, and Leadership collection.

Speaker(s): Kenneth Kunz


Dana A. Robertson on Leveraging Digital Tools Within a Relational Coaching Framework

Dana A. Robertson on Leveraging Digital Tools Within a Relational Coaching Framework

How coaches worked with teachers to improve vocabulary instruction and collaboratively leveraged digital tools to create accessible ways for the coaches and teachers to interact. *This video was created exclusively for the Literacy Coaching, Collaboration, and Leadership collection.

Speaker(s): Dana A. Robertson


Lisa Forehand on Building a Culture of Literacy Live or at a Distance

Lisa Forehand on Building a Culture of Literacy Live or at a Distance

Lessons learned regarding teacher collaboration, building connections with students, and celebrating growth. *This video is excerpted from a full session.

Speaker(s): Lisa Forehand


Coaching on Borrowed Time: Balancing the Roles of the Literacy Professional

Coaching on Borrowed Time: Balancing the Roles of the Literacy Professional

A look at how to manage time effectively to combine the job descriptions of reading specialist and literacy coach.

Author(s): Bethanie C. Pletcher, Alida K. Hudson, Lini John, and Alison Scott


Coaching and Professional Learning: Looking for Inspiration

Coaching and Professional Learning: Looking for Inspiration

New ways to think about topics in coaching and professional development, including differentiating PD, providing feedback, and student outcomes.

Author(s): Denise N. Morgan, Celeste C. Bates, Lisa D. Aker, Jaime Dawson, Becca D. Doswell, Pam Lancaster, Enrique A. Puig, and Jeff L. Williams


Designing Literacy Leadership: Fractal Motifs for Teaching and Learning

Designing Literacy Leadership: Fractal Motifs for Teaching and Learning

Underlying principles that have guided some of the most successful efforts to improve processes and patterns of literacy teaching and learning around the world.

Author(s): Cynthia Greenleaf, Mira-Lisa Katz, and Aaron Wilson


Interconnected Infrastructure for Improving Reading Instruction

Interconnected Infrastructure for Improving Reading Instruction

How curriculum, professional development, and leadership are crucial for implementing reading reform at the classroom, school, and system levels.

Author(s): Sarah Woulfin and Rachael E. Gabriel


“Let’s FaceTime Tonight”: Using Digital Tools to Enhance Coaching

“Let’s FaceTime Tonight”: Using Digital Tools to Enhance Coaching

How a coach and teacher made flexible use of digital technology to carve out additional time and space for problem solving as they worked to support multilingual second-grade students.

Author(s): Christine M. Leighton, Evelyn Ford-Connors, Dana A. Robertson, Jennifer Wyatt, Christopher J. Wagner, C. Patrick Proctor, and Jeanne R. Paratore


Building a Culture of Literacy: Ideas for Making Literacy the Foundation in Your School

Building a Culture of Literacy: Ideas for Making Literacy the Foundation in Your School

On instilling the idea that literacy is everyone’s responsibility and creating an environment where opportunities exist in and out of the classroom for students to use their literacy skills.

Author(s): Linda Jacobson