Teachers often say that faculty meetings and observations are done to them, but do they have more power over those situations than they think?
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Many educational initiatives often start out with a clear set of practices in mind, but often fail. Perhaps disciplined collaboration will help change that.
May 14, 2015
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May 13, 2015
When it comes to confidence building for women in leadership there are at least 3 ways to 'show the love.'
May 11, 2015
Teacher observations should be one of the most important jobs completed between a leader and teacher, but there are 3 reasons why they are typically a waste of time.
May 05, 2015
Do women in leadership have it tougher than men? Is there a gender bias in schools?
May 03, 2015
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May 01, 2015
We live in a very wired and distracted society. Maybe we should keep that in mind when it comes to professional development?
April 30, 2015
What feelings should classrooms focus on? All of them. Isn't it time for some legislation to support social-emotional learning?
April 27, 2015
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