Students Coaching Students
A train the trainer program, for schools seeking to train students as peer coaches to build agency and enhance their learning.
Students Coaching Students is a new GCI growth coaching program designed to provide schools students with an understanding of the GROWTH Coaching system, including a student-friendly version of the GROWTH Model, eight key coaching skills and a coaching ‘way of being’. The program is proving to be a very successful way for schools to equip students with the skills to work together; to reflect on their learning goals; expand, refine, and build new skills; share ideas; teach one another and solve problems in their school community.
The Students Coaching Students program is a train the trainer program, designed to build knowledge, skills and confidence to enable you to successfully implement a Students Coaching Students program within your school. The train the trainer program follows a comprehensive eight stage process:
- Building the Relationship and Champion Group
- Raising Awareness
- Train the Trainer
- Student Recruitment
- Training the Student Coaches
- Student Coaching
- Reflective Practice
- Celebrating Success
As part of the program, you will receive teacher trainer resources, students resources and coaching to support teacher trainers.
Program pre-requisite: Schools must register pairs of teachers to attend the program (single participant registrations cannot be accepted). The total cost for the program is $5,950 +GST per pair.