KINL Coaching Community of Practice Events

Join a community of practice focused on collaboratively growing our coaching impact!

Coaches serve a unique role and require professional learning experiences that are targeted to this work. Join these KINL Coaching Events to continue your coaching journey.

Virtual and In-Person options for engagement are available across the year. Each session is designed to support coaches in continuing to grow in their practice and coaching dispositions. All sessions will include professional learning and time for collaboration between coaches. Sign up for all sessions OR choose the sessions that are the best fit for you!

These KINL Coaching events are designed for experienced coaches that have already been trained in coaching models and practices. If you are new to coaching and/or looking for poaching professional learning experiences, please check out the KINL Coaching Cadres.

Who should attend?

Instructional Coaches, Technology Coaches, Department Chairs, Mentor Teachers, Curriculum Coordinators, and other leaders who provide coaching cycles in their building and/or district.


What to Expect

September 27, 2023

8:30am – 3:00pm EST In-Person at CIESC

Getting Coaching Work Moving: Now that classroom structures routines are in place, join this community of practice as we collaborate around ways to get coaching work really moving for the new school year.

October 3, 2023

9:30am – 11:30am EST Virtual

Assessments that Drive Coaching Work: Coaching conversations grounded in student learning require evidence and actionable data to guide conversations. Join the community of practice to consider types of assessment that gather the information you need for these coaching conversations.

November 28, 2023

8:30am – 3:00pm EST In-Person at CIESC

Data-Driven Coaching Conversations: Join the community of practice as we explore data-driven conversations to move teaching and learning forward. Learn strategies for engaging in tough conversations that focus on what students are learning, and what to do when they aren’t.

January 30, 2024

9:30am – 11:30am EST Virtual

Enhancing Coaching Practices: Working with adult learners requires unique skill. Collaborate with other coaches as we revisit practices and behaviors of effective coaches.

March 13, 2024

9:30am – 11:30am EST Virtual

Flexibility During Testing Season: This time of year is full of testing… So how can a coach keep their work moving forward? Join the community of practice to explore ways we can continue our work with teachers while also being flexible throughout the testing season.

May 7, 2024

9:30am – 11:30am EST Virtual

Looking Back to Look Ahead: The new school year is right around the corner. Join other coaches to reflect on this school year and prepare for next school year through goal-setting work grounded in partnerships with teachers.

May 9, 2024

Full Day (8:00am – 4:00pm EST) – Location TBD (Central Indiana)

Coaching Lab: See and practice coaching in action at the KINL Coaching Lab. More details to come!

Full Experience


Includes all In-Person and Virtual sessions.

  • 15% discount for ESC Member School Districts
  • 20% discount for CIESC Member School Districts

In-Person Session Days

$125 each

  • 15% discount for ESC Member School Districts
  • 20% discount for CIESC Member School Districts

Virtual Session Days

$25 for one

  • 2 Virtual Days: $40
  • 3 Virtual Days: $60
  • 4 Virtual Days: $75


Multiple Hotels and Lodging venues located nearby.


3500 Depauw Blvd Pyramid 2, Floor 2 Indianapolis, IN 46268

Multiple food and entertainment venues located nearby.