School leaders have the obligation to focus professional development to support the ideas and concepts essential in these subjects and their relationships to each other.
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January 03, 2017
December 29, 2016
Consultant and leadership coach Thomas Van Soelen, Ph.D is our guest blogger who writes the assumptions schools often make about teachers new to the profession can be quite destructive, particularly when planning teacher induction programs.
December 27, 2016
Professional development? Only few can boast they have found the 'secret sauce' and improved teaching and learning and achievement. But many are on their way.
December 15, 2016
Whether it is TV news or online, most are getting news from a screen and the younger the population the more the source is online.
December 13, 2016
The experiences of children outside of school come to school with them even if they are never spoken out loud. Who will be their guides?
November 08, 2016
As 21st century changes arrive in curricula, manner of teaching and assessing, it is time to pull ethics out of the shadows and make it part of the content, practice and actions of adults and of our teaching.
October 16, 2016
Our world is changing and in that regard, we, too, must change. While all may wax nostalgic for some aspects of "the good old days", all of can agree, we hope, that those days are long gone.
October 13, 2016
It is the leader who steers the organization and who can make or break the implementation of a change or requirement by the manner in which they lead it.
October 09, 2016
We need a generation who will right this rolling ship and that generation is in our schools now.
October 04, 2016
It may seem a good idea to make one action and responsibility meet the needs of many requirements. But does it result in diminished returns?