Coaching Resources

Aquifer Just in Time Coaching Tools

Aquifer has developed this Just in Time Coaching Tools resource page to support your journey as a student coach.  The tools are organized into two sections: Basic and Intermediate.

Basic Coaching Tools and Reference Sheets

These Basic Coaching Tools and Reference Sheets are useful for most coaching situations.  These resources will be used less often as as a coaching relationship develops and the learner and the coach develop comfort with each other and the Calibrate formative assessment.

Student Debrief Template

The coaching contract template is used with a coachee to come to an agreement on roles and responsibilities.  You can use the templates below as a starting point for your coaching contract.

How to Read the Calibrate Student Report

This reference sheet is designed to help you quickly make sense of the Student Individual Progress Report (if your coachee shares it with you).  This reference sheet draws your attention to key features and explains what they mean.

Coaching Tips

This reference sheet provides a set of tips for coaches to improve positive outcomes for your coachee.  The tip sheet takes about 2-3 minutes to review prior to a meeting with a student.

Tips for Giving Feedback

This reference sheet gives basic and detailed guidance and giving effective feedback.

Tips for Receiving Feedback

This reference sheet gives basic and detailed guidance on receiving feedback.