I took a risk at the start of the year with our entire staff at our district. The old pattern of “what we’ve always done”
Some excerpts from Dan Ariely’s book Predictably Irrational that may shed a little light on why it’s so hard to effect change in schools.
Our district recently set up Google+ Communities for our staff. Currently we have two communities set up, one for our PreK through 5th grade staff,
In one of the presentations I gave a few years back about standards-based learning, I used the slide below: I think you could say something
Is that what we want? Kids who get straight As but hate learning? The question above is from an excerpt from Jessica Lahey’s book “The
From Scott McLeod’s latest post: As school leaders, we must provide much greater support to our teachers as we ask them to initiate new instructional