Gary Marx's 21 trends offer a framework and guidance to prepare our schools for this century.
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May 10, 2015
May 07, 2015
Rather than calling for more accountability, higher standards, and standardized measures, we urge a halt to the blame game and a call for a plan that allows all schools to engage and prepare more students for success.
May 05, 2015
Improved practice and achievement involves feedback, motivation, coaching, support and belief in the impact principals can have on teachers and teachers on their students.
May 03, 2015
The system and structures that need to change are not just in education.
April 30, 2015
Student achievement can only improve when the creation and maintenance of a healthy and safe environment for all is a shared responsibility.
April 28, 2015
Even if there were an offering for objective investigation techniques, it might not be chosen because of reluctance to take precious time away from the day-to-day demands of leading schools.
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 16, 2015
Changing the way teachers think about their students and their expectations of them may be the key, the missing piece to all the hard work being done in schools to help all students achieve.
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.