This month, I challenge you to find an inspiring school or district at least 1,000 miles away. Read about their work. Connect with their leaders on LinkedIn and Twitter. Or better yet, in a Google hangout. And let's help those leaders find us... by sharing our best insights in places like Twitter chats and online communities with peers from across the country.
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October 10, 2015
September 12, 2015
The use of technological gadgets has grown exponentially faster than educators' knowledge around how to use them. With this in mind, I encourage all school communities to host an event in October to educate stakeholders about some basic online safety guidelines.
September 02, 2015
The one discussion that needs to take place before anyone starts to compile their toolbox of digital resources surrounds the curation of these tools. Where are the best places for me to find these resources and where will I archive them so that I can access them when I want them?
August 08, 2015
I have three quick takeaways for school leaders as we head into a new school year and try to support the people within our organization by freeing them up from in-box overload.
August 03, 2015
The most important part of becoming a digital leader is to take those first steps. Here's how to start. Students will reap benefits from being educated in communities that embrace the power of mobile and social technologies.
July 29, 2015
While I see an increasing number of school leaders making the move into digital spaces to communicate, share, and learn, I wonder why there are so many others who are still hesitant to take the leap.
July 25, 2015
School and district leaders need take advantage of social media tools to connect and communicate. In this day and age, it's a no-brainer.