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P is for....The Place

There is a place all have been that is as dark as it is light
and justice rewards the wrong just as the right
where diamonds are as worthless as is slate… 179 more words

Poetry

Because, Paradox.

What she saw

And what she was.

She wasn’t one to complain,

And shedding silent tears, she blamed.

She laughed, because she was happy,

And then stared into the emptiness, just willing herself to be. 176 more words

Poetry

The Sadly Beautiful

These past few weeks I have been (once again) trying to start another blog, and once again it is going nowhere. And I wonder, is it because some small part of me wants to know why I am trying to start another blog when there is this one? 385 more words

Paradoxes

The Paradox of Thrift

The paradox of thrift (or paradox of saving) is a paradox of economics generally attributed to John Maynard Keynes, although it had been stated as early as 1714 in… 268 more words

Rationality

Women, Leadership, Independent Schools: The Pay Paradox

Women make up only one-third of the population of heads of independent schools, a statistic that has made little movement in the past decade. What are the variables at play? 414 more words

School Leadership

Paradoxes 6 - Egg Chicken Egg 2

Physicist John Wheeler said that the mere act of searching both beyond the limits of the universe and the limits of the infinitesimal creates the thing that we are looking for beyond those limits. 190 more words

Shaping School Culture : Pitfalls, Paradoxes, and Promises free download

“Shaping School Culture: Pitfalls, Paradoxes, and Promises” by Terrence E. Deal and Kent D. Peterson

Overview

– A Guide for Shaping Your School’s Culture In this thoroughly revised and updated edition of their classic book, Shaping School Culture, Terrence Deal and Kent Peterson address the latest thinking on organizational culture and change and offer new ideas and strategies on how stories, rituals, traditions, and other cultural practices can be used to create positive, caring, and purposeful schools. 346 more words

And Promises Download