As part of the shift in teaching and learning, bringing schools into a more responsive model, one that fits better in this dynamic century, the hierarchy of leadership must become flatter.
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August 25, 2016
A thinking-centered classroom is an energizing place where everyone is collaborating and contributing to the learning. An administrator sets the tone, providing support, professional development, and resources to the teachers.
August 11, 2016
In this political environment, with policy pushed into the background while insults and name-calling move to the foreground, the likelihood of ripple into our world becomes greater.
August 02, 2016
There is no evidence to indicate that a process intended to evaluate by placing a word or number on the actions of another is effective in developing capacity or changing practice.
July 17, 2016
The teaching of ethics begins with the modeling of ethics. It is the manner in which everything is taught, including lessons in behavior, in the hallways, in classrooms, and in offices, by every adult.
July 12, 2016
The current model of schools can no longer hold the changes in pedagogy that are needed in the 21st century.
July 07, 2016
The health of a school's culture has impact on the manner in which each person experiences that school.
June 28, 2016
Doing the right thing when two rights are present is a clear example of how and why leaders must be able to access their highest values, their deeply seated values.
June 26, 2016
When a leader thinks of the ecosystem, the leader will not be the voice calling out in the wilderness for a change.
June 21, 2016
The urgent demands of the leader's work pull the mind to a place of reaction. Each reaction pulls attention away from a systems view and away from the complexities of the human beings who work with us.