Ben Carson's shocking perspective and his wake up call words aren't to be ignored.
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October 18, 2015
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 13, 2015
Blaming educators for the "broken system" does not prepare those who are leading the heavy lift before us to be energized or visionary.
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 08, 2015
Observing teachers in order to improve practice can only improve results if teacher practice is in relationship with the causes of student performance.
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.
October 04, 2015
Acting Secretary, John King, Jr. is not one to shrink from controversy. It is unlikely that will be the definition of "acting" for him.
September 29, 2015
Let's commit to making the next generation of leaders, teachers, and citizens open to the push and pull, to paradox, and to challenge without ever giving up on wondering what it is that is just out of our sight when we reach certainty.
September 27, 2015
As a profession, we have searched for strategies and programs and solutions that would change our work. Maybe it is simply joy we need.
September 24, 2015
Dismissing technology and its use because of discomfort or unfamiliarity or uninformed judgments has no place in an educational environment.