OHVA Learning Coach Academy

Program Overview and Links to Modules

Welcome, Learning Coach!

Our school has an amazing, supportive community - among our staff and our parents/LC's. Your engagement as a Learning Coach is absolutely essential to your student's success, and the Learning Coach Academy will help you to be informed, prepared, and confident for your important role.

If you are new to OHVA, we have encouraged you to begin, for a wonderful process of support and learning for you. Our Family Engagement Team is here to help you succeed!

To begin Learning Coach Academy, please go to the website


Click “Register+”

Enter the code 966f1926

Create a username for the LCA process.

Begin with your information – continue with Module 1!

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OHVA Learning Coach Academy: Let's Begin!

OHVA's Learning Coach Academy features incremental training that you can do your best to guide your students. The job of the Learning Coach is incredibly important, valued by your student and the school, and...everyone can use some help now and then, right?

The Learning Coach Academy 'Growing to Guide:'

  • Provides modules to complete online to inform and prepare you about all things OHVA. Start with Module 1 and move forward throughout the school year.
  • Shares recorded videos and online sessions on helpful topics for busy Learning Coaches - new and/or veteran LC's.
  • Offers live sessions for mental health and other topics.
  • Gives recognition for our hard-working Learning Coaches. Who doesn't like a surprise in the mail? Let us celebrate your learning with you, just as your student grows this year, too.

Progress through Module 1 and we'll send you a certificate for your accomplishment. If you want to "Grow to Guide" even more, then you can move on to Modules 2, 3 ,4 and 5.

Begin Module 1 - Launch!

Dive into the basics and see your confidence as a Learning Coach grow.

Begin Module 2 - Fly!

Improve what you know about OHVA and parent engagement!

Begin Module 3 - Grow!

Explore the teaching/learning indicators for your student and improve your own instruction at home.

Begin Module 4 - Soar!

See how your involvement in learning coach leadership is so important! Let's begin!

Begin Module 5 ~ Healthy Hearts and Minds ~ Thrive!

Keeping Yourself Healthy as a Learning Coach as you work with your students.

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Susie Ebie

sebie@k12.com or sebie@ohva.org

Susie has been with OHVA since the school began in 2002. She's been a parent, teacher, and has been in a family support/admin role for 15 years. She's always open to your ideas!

Teri Lynn Stackhouse

Teri Lynn has been with OHVA since 2015. She was a learning coach for a total of 7 1/2 years, most of it with OHVA. She has been a parent, sub teacher, disabilities support coach, ESL instructor, and an OHVA student support team advocate. She works in the community with her church in health ministries, music, and outdoor education volunteering.

She works with Susie Ebie in learning coach development and family engagement, and coordinating school clubs and communicating about Learning Coach Academy. She is "Nana" to two young people (chosen family), ages 5 and 9 and her own three children are grown and mostly launched. She is available for any questions you may have!