An organization is only as good as its leaders. It is also only as good as its followers.
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April 04, 2017
March 28, 2017
As in all things, frames of mind matter, collaboration matters, consensus matters, and as always, words matter. All of these are reflections of what the leader values.
March 21, 2017
Branding, broadcasting, and promoting a school and district are an important part of the leader's role. There are steps to take before beginning.
March 19, 2017
Principals, and all other school leaders, will find success when their work is based on these 3 fundamental qualities.
March 14, 2017
The young geniuses who sit in today's classrooms are filled with questions and waiting to discover answers. They need others to join them and create the ethical boundaries of their discoveries.
March 09, 2017
We cannot come to our work tired, or sick, spiritually or physically. We must take care of each part of us that is required to be present in our work.
February 28, 2017
In school communities, there are almost always differences of opinions that become hotly contested. We can and must be smarter and not overlook the 'other side'.
February 19, 2017
Action not only makes a difference in others, it fuels the actors with hope and purpose.
January 15, 2017
In formal/academic learning what often gets in the way, for children and professionals, is the lack of time and effort given to understanding and agreeing to the objectives and standards to which we are striving.
January 08, 2017
While asking teachers to grow and develop their technology skills, shift their practice, change their schedules, connect differently with students and parents and other teachers, leaders cannot stand on the sidelines as cheerleaders.