FY19 SDI Coach Cohort

11/8/2018 - 5/2/2019 9:00 PM

Registration open through 6/30/2019 11:45 PM


District Coaches will implement a framework for substantive changes at the teacher level, school level, and district level for continuous improvement of student achievement. Session topics are aligned to Jim Knight's framework for high impact instruction and coaching. Coaches will re-deliver training, model strategies for teachers, provide appropriate feedback to teachers, assess teacher implementation and student outcomes. Coaches and teachers will work collaboratively with school administrators to implement and replicate effective strategies across the school.

Session 1: Community Building/Coaching Roles November 8, 2018

Session 2: Planning SDI/Coaching Approaches December 6, 2018

Session 3: Making SMPs Visible January 17, 2019

Session 4: Instruction with SDI/Coaching Perspectives March 28, 2019

Session 5: Best Practices/Action Planning May 2, 2019




Kimberly Bennett is the Director of Coastal GLRS. She obtained her degrees from Austin Peay State University in Clarksville, Tennessee and Armstrong State University in Savannah, Georgia. She holds a Bachelor's degree in special education and a Master's degree in special education with an emphasis on behavior and autism.  Mrs. Bennett has over 13 years of experience working in the field of special education both as a teacher and coach for specially designed instruction. She served in her district as a RTI Coordinator, PBIS Coordinator, 21st Century Coordinator, 504 Coordinator, Summer School Administrator, and Academic Specialist. She also served as a Program Specialist for GLRS. In addition, Kim has 11 years experience in providing training and staff development for various companies and agencies. She is involved in community activities and enjoys growing leaders. 



Richmond Hill Community Education Media Center

120 Constitution Way
Richmond Hill, GA 31324

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The media center is located the the left wing next to the gym.



Continuing Education

Contact Hours: Hours - 25



About Us

Coastal Georgia Learning Resources System (GLRS) is one of 18 GLRS programs across the state. Coastal GLRS serves the following school systems: Bryan, Camden, Chatham, Effingham, Glynn, Liberty, Long, & McIntosh. In addition, Coastal GLRS supports Coastal Academy GNETS, Coastal Georgia Comprehensive Academy GNETS, and all public charter schools in the region.