Leaders in this century must be leaders of change. In their discernment role, they must also determine the change to embrace and the one to resist.
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June 14, 2016
June 02, 2016
Leadership voices have been directed at objection and resistance toward the national mandates and state implementations of them. The pull away from that toward voices raised with new vision and a plan can feel like the removal of a suction cup that has been securely attached to a wall.
May 19, 2016
This is truly a moment for the adults who make decisions about whether they are going to accept social change and create the environments in which all children can flourish to be courageous.
May 08, 2016
If we are objecting to the common core and to the standardized tests, are we preparing the alternative?
May 05, 2016
Our value about the use of time, expecting almost all of it as scheduled as teaching time, runs counter to the current need to change the way teaching and learning take place.
April 28, 2016
A national value for a highly educated population to preserve our democracy and a highly prepared workforce to sustain our national economy gives the federal government an interest in our work that cannot be denied.