Unless there is consistent support and practice, with feedback and evaluation, too often what is read, experienced, and taught have only a moment's life span.
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August 06, 2017
Being a courageous leader begins by taking steps within and questioning beliefs and worldviews and discovering what is to remain and what needs to be changed.
May 25, 2017
The problem solvers of the future are those who see and identify problems before they arise. They are problem finders. These leaders anticipate issues without needing others to identify them and bring them forward for solution.
May 04, 2017
An effective and successful teacher leader can become a teacher leader without an appointment, simply through earned recognition.
April 23, 2017
Leadership requires the leader to "know thyself", and, lest any of us forget, developing expertise demands daily practice.
March 09, 2017
We cannot come to our work tired, or sick, spiritually or physically. We must take care of each part of us that is required to be present in our work.
May 22, 2016
While it is well established that many factors can increase student performance, the most important factor is the quality of the classroom teacher.
March 29, 2016
Leaders, while striving to find their own vision for possibilities, need only to look inside their schools for innovative teachers who are pushing against boundaries and inviting a more flexible interaction between student and teacher.
February 21, 2016
Inviting and empowering others to join you in the change, to lead along with you, bringing purpose into the work being done, with understanding about the direction and the reasons, is far more energizing to the organization than "We've got to do it because we've been told to."
January 21, 2016
Successful leadership is not perched atop the organization; success results from embedding leadership throughout all levels of the organization.