The media usually frames policy disagreements as clashes of personalities. As a result, education leaders are defined mostly by their style, not by the substance of their ideas. - Dan Weisberg


Note: Rick Hess is on sabbatical through May 6th. If you're missing him, you might try to catch him while he's out and about discussing his new book Cage-Busting Leadership (available here, e-book available here). For updates on when he might be in your neck of the woods, check here. Meantime, a tremendous lineup of guest stars has kindly agreed to step in while Rick's gone and share their own thoughts on the opportunities, challenges, implications, and nature of cage-busting leadership. Guest blogging this week is Ariela Rozman, CEO of The New Teacher Project. TNTP recruits and trains effective new ...


Innovation is not about silver bullets. Innovation is about places where people trust one another enough to let their own half-hunches bounce off of another's. -- Matt Candler


Note: Rick Hess is on sabbatical through May 6th. If you're missing him, you might try to catch him while he's out and about discussing his new book Cage-Busting Leadership (available here, e-book available here). For updates on when he might be in your neck of the woods, check here. Meantime, a tremendous lineup of guest stars has kindly agreed to step in while Rick's gone and share their own thoughts on the opportunities, challenges, implications, and nature of cage-busting leadership. Guest blogging this week is Matt Candler, CEO of 4.0 Schools, and members of the 4.0 Schools ...


4.0 doesn't wait for the innovation part; they just get started. -- Alex Perez


It's not expensive to run a school prototype, and after our experience, I think it is too costly not to. -- Josh Densen, 4.0 Schools


Note: Rick Hess is on sabbatical through May 6th. If you're missing him, you might try to catch him while he's out and about discussing his new book Cage-Busting Leadership (available here, e-book available here). For updates on when he might be in your neck of the woods, check here. Meantime, a tremendous lineup of guest stars has kindly agreed to step in while Rick's gone and share their own thoughts on the opportunities, challenges, implications, and nature of cage-busting leadership. Guest blogging this week is Matt Candler, CEO of 4.0 Schools. Hi, my name's Matt Candler. I've worked ...


Note: Rick Hess is on sabbatical through May 6th. If you're missing him, you might try to catch him while he's out and about discussing his new book Cage-Busting Leadership (available here, e-book available here). For updates on when he might be in your neck of the woods, check here. Meantime, a tremendous lineup of guest stars has kindly agreed to step in while Rick's gone and share their own thoughts on the opportunities, challenges, implications, and nature of cage-busting leadership. Guest blogging this week are members of the National Network of State Teachers of the Year (NNSTOY). Today's final ...


Teaching that is culturally (and statistically) responsive, rigorous and relevant is teaching that empowers. -- Joshua Parker


The best teachers I know reflect on what they do well, then share those skills with the other teachers in their grade, school, district, and beyond. -- Justin Minkel


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