Each role in our systems plays a part in the success of students. But the tone and energy of the district flows from the CEO.
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December 14, 2014
December 11, 2014
Whether it is through to-do lists or mindfulness, leaders need to develop those habits that allow us to be present in the moment with the person or issue in front of us.
December 09, 2014
Leaders must model respect and likeability. Teachers follow and then when students tend to like teachers who feel good about them, they become more engaged in learning.
December 07, 2014
The vigilant self-knowing that is being demanded from police is also one demanded of us.
December 04, 2014
It will always be the responsibility of those in leadership to hire those graduates who are the best prepared and continue their education until they are ready to fly on their own.
December 02, 2014
Take advantage of the interest in changing school schedules and roll the rest of what needs to change for 21st century learning into this conversation.
November 30, 2014
Programming is a creative, social endeavor. Girls need to know that.
November 25, 2014
Child development and curriculum in classrooms should be inexorably linked. We both believe that as a basic tenet of all school design.
November 23, 2014
If there is a leadership lesson buried in this mess, it is to listen to the children, take them seriously and don't hope for bad news to go away.
November 20, 2014
What is it that is needed in principals that has always been of value, but has become, in this century, a necessity?