Education


Coach-led communities for educators


interstory supports the growth and development of educators and parents who want to show up as their best selves for the students they work with every day.




Education


Coach-led communities for educators


interstory supports the growth and development of educators and parents who want to show up as their best selves for the students they work with every day.



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River's Path Community

Embark on a journey into the world of positive education. With Dr. Ron Lalonde as your guide, gain a deeper understanding of your deeply held values and strengths as an educator. In so doing, learn to reframe teaching challenges as opportunities for connection, growth and compassion.





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We're Growing

interstory | Education is growing and building more professional development communities to support amazing educators around the world. Stay tuned for more information.  


Stay Tuned





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River's Path Community

Embark on a journey into the world of positive education. With Dr. Ron Lalonde as your guide, gain a deeper understanding of your deeply held values and strengths as an educator. In so doing, learn to reframe teaching challenges as opportunities for connection, growth and compassion.





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We're Growing

interstory | Education is growing and building more professional development communities to support amazing educators around the world. Stay tuned for more information.  

Stay Tuned




Featured coach

Work with expert coaches who bring a wealth of experience to their communities.


Ronald Lalonde, Ed.D., NCC, ACC

Ronald D. Lalonde is the regional manager of the Institute of Positive Education and the founder of Riverspath Coaching and Consulting. He is formerly the middle school principal of the American School of Dubai and the American School Foundation of Monterrey, Mexico. Dr. Lalonde has researched extensively and developed applications of positive psychology to middle-level education. He continues to seek ways to reimagine student relationships with schools, as well as adult attitudes toward adolescents and adolescence. Schools under Dr. Lalonde's leadership have been commended for the healthy student-teacher relationships and high student well-being.

As a school leader, Dr. Lalonde created a successful Instructional Coaching Program and has gone on to explore and promote leadership coaching in international schools. In his 20 years in international education, he has held leadership positions at schools in England, the United Arab Emirates and Mexico. He speaks about leadership coaching and personal transformation, as well as the critical role they play in improving school cultures and creating space for school change. Dr. Lalonde has been a key contributor to developing and refining teacher supervision and professional development models in three schools, and this continues to be central to his consulting work.




Featured coach

Work with expert coaches who bring a wealth of experience to their communities.


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Ronald Lalonde, Ed.D., NCC, ACC

Ronald D. Lalonde is the regional manager of the Institute of Positive Education and the founder of Riverspath Coaching and Consulting. He is formerly the middle school principal of the American School of Dubai and the American School Foundation of Monterrey, Mexico. Dr. Lalonde has researched extensively and developed applications of positive psychology to middle-level education. He continues to seek ways to reimagine student relationships with schools, as well as adult attitudes toward adolescents and adolescence. Schools under Dr. Lalonde's leadership have been commended for the healthy student-teacher relationships and high student well-being.

As a school leader, Dr. Lalonde created a successful Instructional Coaching Program and has gone on to explore and promote leadership coaching in international schools. In his 20 years in international education, he has held leadership positions at schools in England, the United Arab Emirates and Mexico. He speaks about leadership coaching and personal transformation, as well as the critical role they play in improving school cultures and creating space for school change. Dr. Lalonde has been a key contributor to developing and refining teacher supervision and professional development models in three schools, and this continues to be central to his consulting work.



See River's Path Community

Why education communities?

Because we grow together.


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Join a global community of educators who share the joys and challenges of teaching. Engage directly with experts and learn from fellow educators in our coach-facilitated communities of practice. 




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Explore research-based approaches, try out new skills and expose yourself to powerful tools that you can bring back to the classroom. By learning together, we can turn our schools into responsive places of discovery and joy and transform ourselves into the educators that we want to be.




Why education communities?

Because we grow together.


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Join a global community of educators who share the joys and challenges of teaching. Engage directly with experts and learn from fellow educators in our coach-facilitated communities of practice. 







Explore research-based approaches, try out new skills and expose yourself to powerful tools that you can bring back to the classroom. By learning together, we can turn our schools into responsive places of discovery and joy and transform ourselves into the educators that we want to be.





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