Category Archives: Leadership

Weekly Education Links (weekly)

Here are my weekly Diigo links for educational leaders for the week of July 30th. I have gotten back into the nswing of things and done more tweeting of resources, which you can see below. Feel free to follow my … Continue reading

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Increasing Parental Engagement

Every summer, I spend some significant time looking back on the past year. I do my very best to determine what went well, and areas where I think we need to improve. I then try to chart the course for … Continue reading

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School in the Summer Time

I am a middle school Principal. Have been now for 7 years. Before that I was an Assistant Principal who worked an extended contract (to do the master schedule) during the summer. My friends don’t get it. It’s not their … Continue reading

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The Importance of Your Daily Routine

At least ten times a year, I watch Jimmy Valvano’s speech at the 1993 ESPY Awards. Every time I shed some tears. Every time. His words were straight from his heart, and the were raw with emotion. And they were … Continue reading

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A Fresh Start

One of the many things I love about my job and the cycle of the school year is that every year is a fresh start. Hopefully, we have learned from mistakes, gotten better at what we do and apply those … Continue reading

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Weekly Education Links (weekly)

Some really good resources here. I hope that those of you on the east coast who were hit by Jonas have stayed safe, dry and warm! Part 1: Tech Resources and Tools for Differentiated Learning … Reading | 21 st … Continue reading

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Weekly Diigo Education Links

Here are my weekly Educational Diigo posts for the week of August 10. Check out my latest blog post on using technology to create a culture of communication and transparency. Make this week ridiculously awesome. 5 Painful Leadership Blunders Successful … Continue reading

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