Practice Based Coaching Boot Camp

An Invitation Only Track of the
2017 Annual PHSA Conference

April 19-20, 2017

Penn Stater Conference Center

Presented by the PA State Head Start Based T/TA Team


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Who Should Attend?

This Coaching Boot Camp is a follow-up session for grantees who have attended a Coaching Leadership Academy hosted by the Region III Head Start Training and Technical Assistance team. It is a professional development opportunity for:

  • Staff who will be coaching
  • Those who supervise coaches

What will be Covered?

This professional development will offer participants the opportunity to learn about the Practice Based Coaching model in-depth and practice strategies for use of data in goal setting, focused observations, and reflection and feedback. Participants will

  • Learn about the Practice-Based Coaching cycle including developing collaborative coaching partnerships; setting goals and action plans; conducting focused observations; and providing reflection and feedback sessions.
  • Learn about using coaching self-assessments and data to determine individual PD needs and the focus of practice change for coaching planning.
  • Develop plans for implementing the coaching cycle in their programs.


Wednesday, April 19th




Location of Attendees

Opening General Session 9:00 – 10:00 AM Whole group in ballroom
Session #1 10:15 – 11:45 1st part of Boot Camp
Lunch & Keynote 12:00 – 1:45 Whole group in ballroom
Session #2 2:15 – 3:45 2nd part of Boot Camp
Session #3 4:00 – 5:30 3rd part of Boot Camp

Thursday, April 10th

Member Group Breakfast 8:00 – 8:45 4th part of Boot Camp
Session #4 9:00 – 10:30
Session #5 – Networking 11:00 – 12:30 5th part of Boot Camp/Networking
Lunch and Awards 12:30 – 2:15 Whole group in ballroom
Session #6 2:30 – 4:00 6th part of Boot Camp


Registration Information:

This is a full conference track that will take place during the Pennsylvania Head Start Association 2017 Conference. Participants will need to register for this track and participate in the full session. Attendees will participate in the Opening Session, Lunch & Keynote Grantees who have been through the Coaching Leadership Academy and participating in coaching technical assistance through the TA team will be invited to attend and provided with registration instructions.

Registration Fee:

Boot Camp Registration – incudes continental breakfast, lunch and afternoon break package for both days




Late Fee: A $25 late fee will be added to all registrations starting April 1, 2017.

Cancellation Policy:

In the case of a cancellation, PHSA must be notified by 5:00 PM on April 11, 2017.Registration fees will be refunded if notice of cancellation is received PRIOR TO 5:00 PM on April 11, 2017.

Registration fees will not be refunded if notice of cancellation is received after 5:00 PM on April 11, 2017.

Registrants who neither cancel nor attend will be billed the full amount.


Hotel – The Penn Stater Conference Center Hotel, (800) 233-7505

Conference participants are eligible for a reduced overnight room rate of $108/night + tax.  Use the group code PHSD17A when making your reservation.


Want to attend by didn’t receive an invitation?


TAMMY PETROWICZ | Region III T/TA Early Childhood Systems Specialist | +1.757.869.5276 |

Having trouble with the on-line registration?

Contact the PHSA Office at 717-526-4646 or send an email to

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