Welcome to OKCPS Instructional Coaching

  • Oklahoma City Public Schools employs 51 site-based Instructional Coaches throughout the district. These highly-qualified Instructional Coaches follow the Jim Knight Model for Instructional Coaching. Coaches partner with educators to provide individualized professional learning and research-based instructional strategies to accelerate learning for all students.



  • “I am first a teacher. My job hasn’t changed but my audience has. Now I teach teachers to use strategies and routines. My job is still to impact kids, but now I do it by helping teachers be as focused and effective as they can be.” – Devona Dunekack, Instructional Coaching by Jim Knight