Tara Noe is a Title II-A Professional Learning Specialist for grades K-12 in the Metro Atlanta area. She currently serves six high schools, six middles schools, and twenty-three elementary schools by coaching induction phase teachers, training instructional coaches, training and coaching PLC facilitators and teacher-leaders, and extensively supporting Title I schools. She formerly served as an instructional coach for 10 years in two Georgia high schools, taught as a special education teacher in a non-traditional high school, and taught for 18 years in grades K-6. Her experience includes general education & integrated technology, itinerate science lab, special education teacher and school facilitator, and multiple leadership roles at the school and district levels. She is a Corwin certified Visible Learning consultant, a Thinking Maps Trainer, and a Data Teams for Learning Trainer. Tara has presented around the country at conferences, including the Annual Visible Learning Conference for several years, the Georgia PBIS Conference, the Georgia Leadership Institute for School Improvement, North Georgia RESA’s Coaches Academy, and the Georgia Educational Technology Conference to name a few. She has two degrees in curriculum and instruction and a degree in educational leadership. Tara is certified by the state of Georgia as an instructional coach and serves as an instructor for the coaching endorsement in her state.