Making Better Teachers Podcast Episode 4: The Role of the Literacy Coach

What is the role of a school’s Literacy Coach? What’s it like to be one? In this episode of the podcast, we chat with Middle School Literacy Coach and Education Consultant, Tonya Gilchrist about her role as a coach at an international school in Tokyo, Japan. We learn about both the challenges and the amazing rewards to her job.

Listen to the Making Better Teachers Podcast: Libsyn Player, Download EpisodeiTunes / Apple Podcasts

Coming soon to Google Play and Spotify…


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This week’s guest is Literacy Coach and Education Consultant Tonya Gilchrist.

Check out her education blog and read her stuff! 

Follow her on Twitter: @Mrs_Gilchrist





About the Podcaster/Writer:

Kevin O’Shea is a PYP/Nature/Outdoor educator currently based in Beijing, China. He is a father, husband, and avid conservationist. Kevin is an advocate for outdoor play and nature education.  He is the host of the long-running Just Japan Podcast and the BRAND NEW Making Better Teachers Podcast!

Twitter: @MadForMaple



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Making Better Teachers host: Kevin O’Shea

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