Director of Program and Partnerships
Michelle Robellard is a director of program and partnerships for New Teacher Center and has worked at New Teacher Center for the past eight years. She has over 20 years of educational experience and is currently consulting with district and school leaders focused on the work of developing district-wide support systems for accelerating teacher effectiveness through instructional coaching and mentoring in order to provide equitable access and success of rigorous content for all students. Robellard has had the opportunity to do this work in a variety of districts and settings giving her a wide perspective of coaching practices. Her favorite part of her job is being in classrooms with teachers and students.
Coaches inspiring change during difficult timesTeachers need coaches more than ever. However, they have less time than ever for consistent coaching cycles. With challenges like school reform, filling vacancies, lack of substitutes, and teacher burnout, coaches are looking for ways to inspire and impact teachers without overloading them. What creative coaching opportunities have encouraged teachers […]