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Top 5 Tips To Become A Outstanding Leader

Looking for ways to become a better leader? Becoming an effective leader is crucial if you want to steer your business forward. But what does it take to gain authentic leadership skills? 745 more words

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Conestoga High School Teacher Honored With Presidential Award

By Pat Loeb

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The White House has announced that a Conestoga High School chemistry teacher is one of the Pennsylvania winner of this year’s Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching. 285 more words


Ohio's Knowyourcharter.com

I remember, back in my college heyday of ed. leadership classes, one significant major point: be wary of charters! It’s reductionist, but probably more correct than we would all like to think it is. 368 more words


News from National Convention-Future Ready Schools

If you search for a picture of a classroom from 1915 or even 1890, chances are it looks a lot like your child’s classroom today. There are children at desks facing forward with the teacher at the front of the classroom providing information to the students. 830 more words

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Schools Chief Hite Turns Down His $60,000 Performance Bonus

By Mike DeNardo

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — The School Reform Commission is giving Philadelphia schools superintendent William Hite a solid performance evaluation.

But Hite is declining the bonus that goes with his good report card. 141 more words


Dr. Stephen Green Sworn In As New DeKalb County School Superintendent

DeKalb County has a new school superintendent. Dr. R. Stephen Green was sworn in Wednesday. Green was appointed to the position in June after the… 190 more words


U.S. Senators Introduce Social Security Fairness Act to Repeal GPO-WEP

Hundreds of thousands of educators, police officers, fire fighters, and other public service employees lose the Social Security benefits they’ve earned or have them significantly reduced due to two federal offsets known as the Government Pension Offset (GPO) and Windfall Elimination Provision (WEP). 265 more words

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