5 Practices to Foster a Joyful Workplace

On Thursday, February 9, CEO and General Manager of SoulPancake Shabnam Mogharabi will visit COCA for our next bizSESSION: Why Joy is Good for Business. In preparation, Director of COCAbiz Steve Knight explores this topic further.  Work is serious, right? What’s joy got to do with it? Work is getting things done, work is about… Read More

Note: The original version of this post was published on COCA Executive Director Kelly Pollock’s blog on November 16, 2016. To view more posts by Pollock during her 2016 Eisenhower Fellowship, visit her blog: https://kellylpollock.wordpress.com.  My time in Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte flew by and I am way behind on sharing my journey! The people… Read More

This fall at COCA, we are taking on year-long coaching work with a small group of educators, the COCAedu Cohort. Our 10 teachers work all over the St. Louis Metro area and even in Kansas City and Columbia. What are they doing with us? Figuring out how to solve problems in their classrooms and improve outcomes for students… Read More