Listen well whether you are just being hired or have been there for a long time. Bring the value of relationships and of vison. Then choose carefully the place where you can lead and serve most effectively.
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May 18, 2017
May 16, 2017
Now is the time for questioning the standards for behavior and discipline, renewing a common belief and practice among the faculty and staff.
May 14, 2017
If we are to gain momentum and gather a community of support, trust is the essential element.
May 11, 2017
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 09, 2017
If the promised economic changes come to pass and overseas jobs are brought back to this country and our workforce fails to produce as well as their overseas counterparts, schools will certainly be blamed.
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 30, 2017
If the environment is one of unhappy, misunderstood, stressed adults, children will always pay a price.
April 25, 2017
Let's advocate for us to have choices. We are educators and we are professionals and we know children and we want our creative moment.