We need a new answer, one that lies in the ability to see the big picture and address the interdependent system in which we work.
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November 10, 2015
November 08, 2015
How we define children shows in how they are treated, scheduled, and discussed.
November 05, 2015
With all the attention being paid to academic success and high standards, we can not leave the work of school culture and the manner in which the business of teaching and learning takes place behind.
October 25, 2015
Let it be from within our ranks that the solutions arise and are shared with those able to turn it into mandates and laws.
October 21, 2015
None of us will succeed without the other and students will be the losers if we fail to remember what brought us this far.
October 15, 2015
A leader's ethical compass must be held so synonymously with self-identity that it can't be compromised without alarms going off in our heads and hearts telling us we are lost.
October 11, 2015
Time is better spent up front creating an environment in which the new initiative is recognized as being valuable, building the coalition to lead with you, sharing the vision generously for all to own, designing a clear-cut strategy, and creating the environment that invites broad-based action, recognizes short-term "wins," and sustains the movement.
October 06, 2015
The leaders' role is first and foremost to be keenly aware not only of the definition of bullying, but of how to recognize it in the interactions between and among adults and children.
September 20, 2015
The treatment of Ahmed Mohamed should serve as a wake-up call for everyone to step back, just a moment, to reflect on our fears and our rushes to judgment.
August 30, 2015
Ask questions that provoke thinking and reflection, get us in touch with feelings, invite insights and intuitions, and place the control of the conversation in the hands of the person answering the question.