We need more Princess Leia's. The views one holds about the role of women in society is a deeply held personal belief that is played out daily in our actions. In schools, those actions are watched carefully, are given meaning and influence students.
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January 05, 2017
January 03, 2017
School leaders have the obligation to focus professional development to support the ideas and concepts essential in these subjects and their relationships to each other.
November 08, 2016
As 21st century changes arrive in curricula, manner of teaching and assessing, it is time to pull ethics out of the shadows and make it part of the content, practice and actions of adults and of our teaching.
October 23, 2016
Do all organizations develop a power, confidence and a sense of immunity that makes their own growth and survival compete with an original purpose?
October 16, 2016
Our world is changing and in that regard, we, too, must change. While all may wax nostalgic for some aspects of "the good old days", all of can agree, we hope, that those days are long gone.
October 13, 2016
It is the leader who steers the organization and who can make or break the implementation of a change or requirement by the manner in which they lead it.
October 09, 2016
We need a generation who will right this rolling ship and that generation is in our schools now.
October 04, 2016
It may seem a good idea to make one action and responsibility meet the needs of many requirements. But does it result in diminished returns?
September 22, 2016
Schools are learning organizations in which everyone is a learner so they must be environments that call for foundational trust.
September 11, 2016
Detroit's problem ultimately is our problem. It can teach a lesson about patience and acceptance gone too far.