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Teacher, learner, leader, facilitator,
coach, researcher, writer, and ally.


Welcome to Kanopy Consulting, and the online home of Dr. Kathy Toogood. I invite you to explore the site and learn more about how I facilitate personal growth and system change by:

  • empowering women in leadership
  • promoting equity for diverse learners, refugees, and vulnerable students;
  • nurturing leadership development
  • using evidence to inform practice; and
  • building coaching capacity;

… so that everyone can learn, connect, and thrive in community.

InVoking the Village: Enhancing Collaboration

Executive Summary



Areas of Expertise

Leadership Development

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Coaching Women in Leadership

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Systemic Supports for Refugee Students

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Kathy has a special gift for helping teachers and leaders get to the heart of situations to help others grow and develop their skill sets – to maximize their potential, gifts and talents.  Time spent learning from Kathy was a true gift that keeps surprising me with life-long rewards.”

Tom Soldan, Former Graduate Student

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