How do we help teachers get better? Think about it.

How do we help teachers get better? Think about it.

How do we help teachers get better? Think about it. By David Voves If you want sustainable school success, try this… Take a minute and identify what is your district’s/building’s greatest resource?  If your reply was anything other than teachers and faculty, I’d urge...
How do you know if it’s time to change?

How do you know if it’s time to change?

How do you know if it’s time to change? By Pete Hall “The diet starts tomorrow.”“When things settle down, I’ll focus more on that.”“Just gotta get through this school year first.”“After I hit one more jackpot, I’ll quit gambling.”“Once we get caught up, I’ll...
“They” – the most dangerous word in education?

“They” – the most dangerous word in education?

As I sat with a school’s leadership team recently, their plan to calibrate staff members’ mindsets and align team expectations called for a monthly staff “huddle,” a departure from their “no staff meetings” practice. The principal sat back and sighed. “It seems like a...