In education, we often talk about how it's critical it is to teach our students the "Four C's": communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity. While I agree these are critical competencies our students should master, what we miss in this discussion is an emphasis on another very important C, global competency.
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May 18, 2015
May 13, 2015
When it comes to confidence building for women in leadership there are at least 3 ways to 'show the love.'
May 01, 2015
We live in a very wired and distracted society. Maybe we should keep that in mind when it comes to professional development?
April 26, 2015
How many of us have sat through pointless or less-than-informational parent-teacher conferences? It's time to turn that around.
April 26, 2015
We tried a lot of things before we had Google Sheets in our student media class, but since we started using it, things have run a lot more smoothly.
April 24, 2015
Engaging in engineering activities offer a meaningful way for youth to develop 21st century skills. Included is a list of useful resources that you can implement in your program.
April 22, 2015
It seems easy to fall into the status quo these days, but there are 5 steps every teacher should take to be more evolved in their practices.
April 17, 2015
Professional development are two words that teachers dread. But what if leaders and teachers changed the focus and followed this 5 point plan?
April 13, 2015
Does it really matter whether principals have teaching experience before they take a position in leadership? Perhaps it's not the position you come from that matters...as much as the experience you bring.
April 08, 2015
The 80/20 rule is vital to effective school leadership practices. Here are the ways to leverage those practices.