Instructional Coaching

DJUSD Instructional Coaches provide support by increasing the instructional capacity of teachers through partnering in planning, modeling, and delivering professional development. This includes the co-design of Tier I and Tier II instruction using research based strategies and is non-evaluative. 

Coaches are housed at Holmes Junior High and work with teachers TK-12 in all subject areas. They can reached through email at or individual email addresses listed below. Many resources created and curated for DJUSD staff can be found on their Canvas Collaborative page

Carol Stewart:
Charlene Schmid:  
Chelsea Le: 
Linda Biewer-Elstob:
Nikole Reina-Guerra: