If we are to gain momentum and gather a community of support, trust is the essential element.
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May 14, 2017
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 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 18, 2017
We can disrupt, with a mighty effort perhaps, the development of the behaviors that contribute to entering the pipeline.
April 16, 2017
It is important In order to best serve all of our students, to wake up to the nuance of racism and how it plays out in our words and actions.
April 09, 2017
Evaluation is intended to serve two masters: one is accountability and the other is professional development. 3 ways to shift thinking and practice.
April 06, 2017
Guest blogger Dr. J.M. Myers says, "The great risk to public education is that those knowledgeable professionals on the inside fail to be given the tools and authority to implement serious reform or fail to exercise a leadership role once given these tools."