Using What We Find Around Us

My mother-in-law recently sent me a link to a site milasdaydreams.blogspot.com created by a stay-at-home mother in Finland. The mother, Adele Enerson, captures images of her baby daughter as she sleeps. The uniqueness in her work is that she uses an inexpensive camera...

Achieving School Turnaround Part V: Build a Committed Staf

This is the fifth in a series of blogs on the role of leadership in achieving school turnaround.  These entries are based on the research recommendations published in the IES Practice Guide: Turning Around Chronically Low Performing Schools 2009 by the What Works...

Walk the Talk

This movie is from a recent Leadership Summit I directed with teachers in Mishawaka IN. It’s not at all an accident that the messages of leadership that inspired them (and thus got embedded in the movie) are similar themes that run through today’s post. I...