Coaches Team

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Heather Blake
Heather Blake
Gifted Coach
Jennifer Dodd
Jennifer Dodd
ELA Coach
Clare Nawojchik
Claire Nawojchik
Counselor
Coaches Team
Kathy Olmsted
Instructional Lead
Keith Reeves
Keith Reeves
Technology Coach
Lynne Stein
Lynne Stein
ELA Coach
Angela Torpy
Angela Torpy
Mathematics Coach

 


Math Coach

The Math program at Discovery supports students in developing strong mathematical skills with understanding, problem-solving strategies, and communication skills. Discovery’s Math Coach plans with teachers, co-teaches in their classrooms, and works with students toward the goals of deep understanding of mathematics content and computational fluency. Teachers and students use a variety of math strategies and resources toward meeting these goals.

English Language Arts (ELA) Coach

The English Language Arts (ELA) program at Discovery seeks to develop students who are strategic readers, effective writers, engaging speakers, and critical thinkers. Discovery’s ELA Coaches work together with teachers, students, and parents to help students achieve proficient literacy skills. The Discovery Literacy Coaches support classroom teachers and work collaboratively to implement authentic and engaging instruction that is research-based and meets the needs of all Discovery students.

Technology Coach (ITC)

The Technology Coach collaborates with and directly supports teachers to integrate digital tools into learning, and works directly with students to assist them in learning, creating, and collaborating with various resources. The Technology coach directly supports Discovery’s staff in analyzing and understanding individual learning needs through quality data. Based on that analysis, the Technology Coach collaborates with teachers and specialists to design effective learning opportunities and targeted interventions using appropriate digital resources and research-based pedagogy.