The Accountability being imposed on educators reminds one principal of 80's eastern Europe.
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June 14, 2013
Too often state education departments claim that schools can make local decisions, but that only happens after those schools receive state approval.
June 11, 2013
During this time of educational reform many leaders want to speak up but they are just as scared to be vocal as their teachers are.
May 31, 2013
Bellingham, Washington Principal Bob Sampson gave his students a sun day, instead of a snow day so they could see that life outside of school is just as important.
May 28, 2013
Recently, professional basketball player Jason Collins came out, and he not only sent a message to other professional athletes, he sent a message to millions of gay men and women who have felt to unsafe to come out.
May 24, 2013
When it comes to school climate, creating a plan is easy but following through is hard.
May 21, 2013
Is it possible that leaders inflict their greatest damage with the best of intentions?
May 19, 2013
Point scales will not help leaders complete their APPR with more integrity but it does give teachers the opportunity to truly highlight what they are doing in the classroom.
May 14, 2013
New leaders often feel they have to know it all before they enter a position, when the real power of the position is in the learning that happens from the people around them.