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September 26, 2017
September 21, 2017
In an industry as large as public education and where learning is our business, one might think we'd lead the way in measures of accountability. But we are not.
September 19, 2017
We need leaders, like conductors, who lead by empowering those s/he leads.
September 05, 2017
Educational leaders must remember that part of their work is to teach about leadership by being a living example in the community.
August 30, 2017
The world has changed, what students need to graduate knowing and able to do has changed, and schools, over all, have not kept pace.
August 27, 2017
The lines that separate childhood from adolescence and adolescence from adulthood have disappeared. Rites of passage are few. But there is something schools can and should do.
August 17, 2017
Guest blogger Marc Levitt believes "Educators play an essential role in creating a world aligned to the growing awareness of our intertwined fates, one that is more sustainable and fulfilling. What story they are 'telling' and distributing?"
August 13, 2017
When the environment supports risk taking and celebrates even the small successes and views failure as an opportunity for more learning, the environment becomes rich and dynamic with teaching and learning.
August 10, 2017
Guest blogger Jennifer Cleary writes, "Burnout is a real issue, for both first-year teachers and thirty-year veterans. Schools are losing valuable educators, and student achievement is suffering."
August 06, 2017
Being a courageous leader begins by taking steps within and questioning beliefs and worldviews and discovering what is to remain and what needs to be changed.