If we are to gain momentum and gather a community of support, trust is the essential element.
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May 14, 2017
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Is respect given or earned? Is it extended to positions and roles or to individuals who occupy them? Is it a societal absolute or an ethereal feeling or thought?
May 07, 2017
Guest blogger Karine Veldhoen wonders, "Could schools be filled with delight? Could we be vibrant, innovative, and energetic? Might delight be an ingredient in the recipe of social-emotional competency for teachers and students?"
May 04, 2017
An effective and successful teacher leader can become a teacher leader without an appointment, simply through earned recognition.
May 02, 2017
Whatever the reason for the style of communication being used, the lesson of its effectiveness is being taught, the attitude is being proudly shared, and children are admiring it. It is damaging and harmful.
April 18, 2017
We can disrupt, with a mighty effort perhaps, the development of the behaviors that contribute to entering the pipeline.
April 16, 2017
It is important In order to best serve all of our students, to wake up to the nuance of racism and how it plays out in our words and actions.
March 14, 2017
The young geniuses who sit in today's classrooms are filled with questions and waiting to discover answers. They need others to join them and create the ethical boundaries of their discoveries.
February 28, 2017
In school communities, there are almost always differences of opinions that become hotly contested. We can and must be smarter and not overlook the 'other side'.
February 26, 2017
No matter the federal decision, let's join as educators and advocate that rights assured remain. These are our children.