Change is demanded by the times we live in, by those who are at the edge of the new economy and, most importantly, by the children who are arriving at school.
All Blog Posts With leadership Tag or Category
December 16, 2014
December 15, 2014
The special issue highlights school district leaders that are engaging in innovative approaches to improve their schools.
December 14, 2014
Each role in our systems plays a part in the success of students. But the tone and energy of the district flows from the CEO.
December 11, 2014
Whether it is through to-do lists or mindfulness, leaders need to develop those habits that allow us to be present in the moment with the person or issue in front of us.
December 10, 2014
The findings show that while 98 percent of the participating organizations support diversity, only 33 percent describe it as a core value and even fewer have a clear definition of what it means.
December 09, 2014
Leaders must model respect and likeability. Teachers follow and then when students tend to like teachers who feel good about them, they become more engaged in learning.
December 07, 2014
The vigilant self-knowing that is being demanded from police is also one demanded of us.
December 04, 2014
It will always be the responsibility of those in leadership to hire those graduates who are the best prepared and continue their education until they are ready to fly on their own.
December 03, 2014
The National Association of Secondary School Principals says that "Value-Added Measurements" should not be used to make decisions regarding retention, firing and compensation for principals and teachers.
December 03, 2014
Philadelphia's expansion and creation of technology-rich, hands-on high schools were the focus of two segments this week on PBS NewsHour.