When encouragement and support are the partners of observation and evaluation, the process is worth the time it take.
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July 16, 2017
June 29, 2017
Guest blogger Michelle Hagen, "We have some very talented young adults that walk through our doors everyday. If given the opportunity to develop their potential, our students may likely have the answers to many troublesome questions."
June 27, 2017
Keeping students at the center, considering those invisible ones while reflecting on the mission statement that includes 'all' students, one can find motivation to challenge the way things are done, and find new ways to make 'all' students a reality.
June 20, 2017
Guest blogger Amanda Morin says, "When administrators encourage collaboration and give all teachers access to professional development in meeting the needs of all the learners in their classrooms, everybody is set up for success."
June 15, 2017
A continuing conversation about beliefs and behaviors regarding how girls and boys, women and men are perceived and treated in the school environment is needed.
June 13, 2017
We offer public schools to every child so they can develop intellect, character and gain self-worth. Let's prepare over the summer so we can begin the next school year by welcoming all students equally and making school their learning home.
June 04, 2017
Guest blogger Ruth Ebenstein writes, "No matter how experienced you are, sometimes you cannot be the one to teach the lesson. You alone cannot be the one to foster the change."
May 18, 2017
Listen well whether you are just being hired or have been there for a long time. Bring the value of relationships and of vison. Then choose carefully the place where you can lead and serve most effectively.
May 16, 2017
Now is the time for questioning the standards for behavior and discipline, renewing a common belief and practice among the faculty and staff.
May 14, 2017
If we are to gain momentum and gather a community of support, trust is the essential element.