Our society may choose to hold to heroism and follow those who promise much. But, beware if we buy into that role, it is certain there will be those on the sidelines waiting to take away the crown when the hero slips, or doesn't make the mark.
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September 29, 2016
September 25, 2016
Policies and legislation may call for safe environments, but it is the heart of the educator leading and teaching students that will make the most difference.
September 22, 2016
Schools are learning organizations in which everyone is a learner so they must be environments that call for foundational trust.
August 30, 2016
There is an advantage to grabbing the real world events and using them to provoke some powerful learning under the watchful eye of teachers as architects of learning.
August 11, 2016
In this political environment, with policy pushed into the background while insults and name-calling move to the foreground, the likelihood of ripple into our world becomes greater.
August 02, 2016
There is no evidence to indicate that a process intended to evaluate by placing a word or number on the actions of another is effective in developing capacity or changing practice.
July 17, 2016
The teaching of ethics begins with the modeling of ethics. It is the manner in which everything is taught, including lessons in behavior, in the hallways, in classrooms, and in offices, by every adult.
July 07, 2016
The health of a school's culture has impact on the manner in which each person experiences that school.
July 05, 2016
Think about how the culture of the entire organization can make a difference in how the students and adults can flourish. This is an essential leadership responsibility.
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.