Gavin Grift

Gavin Grift

With experience as a teacher, assistant principal and educational coach, Gavin Grift's passion, commitment and style have made him an in-demand presenter of keynotes, seminars and in-school support days. As a speaker, Gavin connects with national and international audiences on topics ranging from Cognitive Coaching and quality teacher practice to professional learning communities (PLCs) and learning-centred leadership.

Gavin is the author of numerous articles and books, including Assessing the Whole Child (2007), Teachers as Architects of Learning (2013) and Transformative Talk: Cognitive Coaches Share Their Stories (2014). He has helped lead the establishment of a PLC network within Australian schools and also serves as a training associate for Thinking Collaborative, the home of both Cognitive Coaching and Adaptive Schools.

Presentations

Melbourne Gavin Grift Conference Sessions
Melbourne Thursday 16 May 2019 Professional Learning Communities: Developing high levels of collaboration
Melbourne Thursday 16 May 2019 Professional Learning Communities: 12 Actions to guide the work of collaborative teams
Melbourne Thursday 16 May 2019 Professional Learning Communities: What they are and what they aren't
Melbourne Friday 17 May 2019 Five Commitments for Leading a PLC
Melbourne Friday 17 May 2019 The Power of Professional Learning Communities
Melbourne Friday 17 May 2019 Collaborative Teams That Transform Schools
Melbourne Sunday 19 May 2019 Strengthen Your Use of Explicit Instruction
Melbourne Sunday 19 May 2019 Teachers as Architects of Learning: Effective Strategies for Learning-Focused Teachers
Melbourne Sunday 19 May 2019 Becoming an Exceptional Coach