Monthly Archives: September 2014

Are We Just Monkeying Around????

Our biases are constantly at work and fool us into ignorance.  Wow!  That’s harsh, eh?  Check out the video and see how you do. Ola Rosling pieces together the ignorance puzzle for us.  It flows from the neighborhoods we are … Continue reading

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Balance: Divide By Two, Carry The ONE!

“When is the last time you said, thought or felt I love my work?  What were you doing? Who were you with?  What was the context?”                             … Continue reading

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The Power Of Three: Lucky 7!

Our professional growth emanates from each of these three areas.  Find the sweet spot in balancing these and your wellness is certain to improve.  Your confidence will sore and you will attract more like-minded professionals. Where do you need to spend more … Continue reading

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The Power Of Three: Six – Legitimacy In The Schoolhouse

In Malcolm Gladwell’s new book, “David And Goliath,” he discusses the ‘principles of legitimacy.’  This resonated with me.  I find that it completely applies to the work of the teacher in the classroom and to my work as a school … Continue reading

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Principles For This Principal!!

Growing people, both students and staff, is complex work.   Ultimately, I can never know with 100% assurance that a decision I make will have the desired outcome or when that desired outcome may manifest itself.  I believe that there … Continue reading

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