If looking for a new leader at any level, a new teacher, a new staff member, the time to re-examine culture and climate is now.
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October 06, 2016
October 04, 2016
It may seem a good idea to make one action and responsibility meet the needs of many requirements. But does it result in diminished returns?
October 02, 2016
There is damage done by refusing to raise the questions and open the conversations about race. Although that damage may reside beneath the surface, it exists.
September 29, 2016
Our society may choose to hold to heroism and follow those who promise much. But, beware if we buy into that role, it is certain there will be those on the sidelines waiting to take away the crown when the hero slips, or doesn't make the mark.
September 27, 2016
STEM, the four subjects, are the engine that can move schools and districts from their firmly planted "old school" feet into a dynamic teaching and learning environment that serves the students of this century.
September 25, 2016
Policies and legislation may call for safe environments, but it is the heart of the educator leading and teaching students that will make the most difference.
September 22, 2016
Schools are learning organizations in which everyone is a learner so they must be environments that call for foundational trust.
September 20, 2016
Are we serving the children or are we serving ourselves or do we even know who is being served by perpetuating the old way?
September 18, 2016
Today's educational leader is most often called to keep one eye on her/his educated belief about the horizon line and the harbor and the other on the community she/he serves to attend and strengthen the coalition of followers.
September 15, 2016
When a crisis arises, be it big or small, it is the heart and soul of the leader that shines through. But always with a price paid.