Riverside County Office of Education
ACE – Center for Teacher Innovation

Academy for Coaching Excellence

Improving educator practice,

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Transforming coach learning and development for the 21st century

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Who We Are

ACE facilitators are committed to the advancement of high quality coaches who desire to hone their skills beyond the foundational level. The team is highly experienced in:

-coaching educators
-design and development of coach training
-delivering and facilitating high quality
professional learning opportunities

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How We Do It

The program offers high-quality content and engaging information through online learning, professional learning events, podcasts, and one-on-one personalized development with a highly- experienced coach.

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What We Do

We provide an advanced level of experiential learning for current coaches who desire to cultivate and strengthen their coaching skills in order to effectively impact teacher practice and student success.

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meet our team

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Deirdre Edwards

Deirdre Edwards, Coordinator
Center for Teacher Innovation
(951) 826-6381
dedwards@rcoe.us

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Molly McCabe

Molly McCabe, Administrator II
Instructional Services
(760) 863-3005
MMcCabe@rcoe.us

Steve Hickman

Steve Hickman, Ed.D., Coordinator
Educational Technology Services
(951) 826-6220
shickman@rcoe