Three new books tackle what it means to teach and lead "in a digital age."
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March 10, 2014
January 31, 2014
A Salt Lake City school proved there's a wrong way to handle unpaid student lunch bills.
December 10, 2013
Managing a startup is challenging. I'm learning how to hire people, how to manage a team, and how to foster collaboration among people who don't necessarily share the same physical space.
November 22, 2013
One thing is for sure though -- we can expend change to classroom management and discipline strategies in public education classrooms. We may not have the full story yet on what is likely to happen five to ten years down the road, but we have some signs of change, some definite evidence of the types of shifts. How exactly these individual shifts play out? Only time will tell.
October 18, 2012
Louisiana's new bullying law may become an "administrative nightmare," according to the president of the Louisiana Association of School Superintendents.
October 02, 2012
Anyone thinking about building the pipeline of educational system heads has a new opportunity set. The explosion of anywhere/anytime learning resources suggests it's time to rethink the institutional time-bound cohort model of leadership development (as discussed in the "Learning Design Opportunity of our Time").
August 27, 2012
I visited schools and edtech startups in the Bay Area Friday. As my partner and I reflected on what we liked about the two companies we visited, he said, "That young CEOs has real mangement chops." I knew immediately what he meant about the combination of knowledge, skills, and abilities.
October 31, 2011
Let's start this blog off right, with the 100 percent truth; I am a HR person. I would expect 50 percent of the people reading this post to cringe, 20 percent to picture their favorite scene from The Office and another 20 percent to just stop reading. I'm hoping that at least 10 percent of you will ...
September 01, 2010
New Jersey's fired education commissioner says Gov. Chris Christie went too far in criticizing his role in making a critical mistake on the state's Race to the Top application.
December 09, 2009
" What's a great piece of advice YOU have received that has helped you in your personal and professional lives?"