The leader who follows, rather than leads, will always find himself playing catch up. Far too often I run into school leaders, specifically principals and administrative staff, who have unintentionally removed themselves from the classroom and more importantly learning. They have let the … [Read more...] about Are You Leading? Or Following?
As educators, we often like to do what we're comfortable with and what we've done in the past. We often moan and groan when the new program or new curriculum comes around or when we're asked to incorporate new instructional techniques. But why? We expect our doctor to utilize the most current … [Read more...] about Why is Change a 4 Letter Word?
How often as leaders of an organization do we implement a new instructional program, new curriculum or new initiative only to see it fail after only a short time? It’s often easy to look around and point to reasons why: 1) Teachers didn’t have the enough resources or proper training 2) … [Read more...] about The Power of Presence