Give Me Five! Five Coach-Teacher-Principal Collaborations That Promote Mathematics Success, A Multimedia Professional Learning Resource, Grades K–5
This resource provides the guidance and tools necessary to implement five coach-teacher-principal collaborations that have improved mathematics instruction for hundreds of students. The video clips and interviews invite you inside schools for a "seeing is believing" look at math coaches, teachers, and principals collaborating in action. Includes connections to the Common Core State Standards for Mathematics.
Janice Bradley and Dana Cargill
Janice Bradley is an Assistant Director at the Utah Education Policy Center, University of Utah. She is a professional learning scholar-practitioner, mathematics educator, and facilitator for school transformation and systemic change. Her passions include developing leadership capacity and designing schools as learning systems for student excellence. Janice holds a doctorate in mathematics education from the University of Texas at Austin.
Dana Cargill was the Director of Elementary Curriculum for Pampa Independent School District (PISD) in Texas. For thirty years, she wore multiple hats within the district including those of first-grade teacher, K–2 literacy and math coach, Reading Recovery teacher, director of First–Third Year Teacher Academies, and director of the elementary mathematics initiative.