How to Build Great Educator Teams – Tip 4

Educator teams are the engine of any great school. We know, from studying blue ribbon schools, that they have redefined how teams of educators can work more effectively together. What does it mean to “be more effective?”  These groups of educators have clearly defined their purpose, they understand how to communicate well among themselves, define what needs to be done, …

The (Unexpected) Trait of Great School Leaders

You may not think of yourself as a leader.  Yet that’s how most great leaders come into their own — because they thought of themselves as collaborators, as catalysts, rather than as the bigger-than-life ego that is often associated with leadership.  There is an attribute that these people share, and it’s something that you can develop — humility. Recently I …