Hiring is, arguably, the most important shared role of leaders and the governing body. It deserves and investment of time to listen openly and share perceptions and thoughts.
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The traditional modes of teaching and learning are being disrupted form outside the schools walls and educators know that a richness for students will arrive when those walls become more permeable under teacher leadership.
August 28, 2016
As part of the shift in teaching and learning, bringing schools into a more responsive model, one that fits better in this dynamic century, the hierarchy of leadership must become flatter.
August 18, 2016
No matter the job held in the district, the unifying purpose and the passion for the work is making it possible for students, all students, to experience success.
July 14, 2016
No successful change can take place in an organization without system-wide understanding and support. Leaders cannot do this alone.
July 12, 2016
The current model of schools can no longer hold the changes in pedagogy that are needed in the 21st century.
June 26, 2016
When a leader thinks of the ecosystem, the leader will not be the voice calling out in the wilderness for a change.
May 24, 2016
Any plan for systemic change must be bolstered by serious attention to the cultural shifts that might be needed simultaneously.
April 07, 2016
Districts can operate with multi-directional communication pathways in which each constituency has access to the other with respect and consideration for diversity of perspective.
April 05, 2016
Today's schools need leadership to exist throughout the organization. Today's school leaders know all too well, they cannot lead all on their own.