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This much I know about...helping Year 11 feel like Champions!

I have been a teacher for 25 years, a Headteacher for 10 years and, at the age of 49, this much I know about helping Year 11 feel like Champions! 1,531 more words

School Leadership

Creating the school results you want – demand or purpose?

As a school leader, is doing your best enough – even if you don’t get the school results you want? Of course student achievement is a massively important measure and critical to school improvement. 335 more words

Head Teacher Leadership

The Epigenetics of Organizational Leadership

Scientists used to think that your DNA was your destiny. You had what you had and that was it; nature had spoken before you breathed your first breath. 259 more words

“Every encounter matters": An interview with Chris Kennedy

When I am asked to name a school system leader who is an exemplar in the use of blogging and Twitter to further educational purposes, Chris Kennedy is the first person that comes to mind. 916 more words

Dennis Sparks

Women, Leadership, Independent Schools: The Double-Bind 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? 339 more words

School Leadership

Job Opp.: 2014-2015 cohort, Building Excellent Schools

Do you want to design, found and lead the next high performing, urban charter school? Building Excellent Schools has a few spots remaining for the 2014-15 cohort with a focus on Oklahoma City and Baton Rouge. 14 more words


Operation Chill

Each summer, 7-Eleven runs a program specifically for law enforcement called Operation Chill.  Depending on how many officers that are in your department and how many 7-Eleven stores that are in your jurisdiction, 7-Eleven will send your department coupons for a free small Slurpee that your officers can then hand out to kids doing a good job in your area. 75 more words

Don Shomette