Gary Marx's 21 trends offer a framework and guidance to prepare our schools for this century.
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May 10, 2015
April 26, 2015
We need to return to values and to the common ground that was held when public education became a part of the fabric of our society.
April 21, 2015
No longer is it about how one teaches, it is about what children learn. The stakes have changed.
April 14, 2015
The leaders' capacity to be consistently unbiased, fair, and equitable as decisions are made establishes the values a school and its community hold, and increases the trust they have in their leader.
March 01, 2015
How important is it to learn how to win and how to lose and the values associated with each place?
February 12, 2015
Conscience is one of our most valued attributes. All this attention to what appears to be Mr. Williams' hyperbole calls our thinking to this business of accountability in education.
December 07, 2014
The vigilant self-knowing that is being demanded from police is also one demanded of us.
November 23, 2014
If there is a leadership lesson buried in this mess, it is to listen to the children, take them seriously and don't hope for bad news to go away.
August 07, 2014
The bias that raged in the 20th century proved to serve no purpose other than to cause damage. As we have moved away from the exaggerated bias, fear mongering, and exclusion of those considered different from the majority, inclusion offers some healing.
July 31, 2014
Educating about what is "yours" and what is "mine" begins in Kindergarten and so should the education about copyright laws.