Maybe now is the time to scour school buildings for signs, symbols, and rituals that unwittingly teach lessons unintended.
All Blog Posts With K-12 education Tag or Category
June 30, 2015
June 28, 2015
This summer can be a time not only of renewal for leaders but a time to learn more and allow a new vision for the future to emerge.
June 25, 2015
Now is an opportunity to reach out to the parents who have become actively engaged in a movement to protect children from the stresses of over testing, and capture their interest and energy.
June 23, 2015
It is the assessments and how they are used that is the heart of the issue.
June 18, 2015
No matter the intention of the assessment of performance, whether of student, teacher, or principal, the result is an evaluation that is most often received as a judgment of and a stopping place for the evaluated.
June 16, 2015
When schools and classrooms are structured to develop critical thinking, collaboration, communication, and creativity, learning will be less dependent on what skills are lacking and more dependent on what skills are present.
June 14, 2015
Teachers need great principals who need great superintendents in order to be successful with our students.
June 11, 2015
With increased visibility, school and district leaders are increasingly seeking support to initiate "STEM" programs or "STEM" schools.
June 07, 2015
If we don't address the quality of feedback as adults, we will not be able to address this issue with the students in our charge.
June 04, 2015
More than ever we, and the students in our charge, need parents as informed and active partners.