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National Centre for School Leadership. An answer to Indian school Principals’ woes?

Article originally published for One Future Collective on Medium. More info about OFC at the end.

School leadership is needed to develop learning communities, build the professional capacity of teachers, take advice from parents, engage in collaborative and consultative decision making, resolve conflicts, engage in effective instructional leadership, and attend respectfully, immediately and appropriately to the needs and requests of families with diverse cultural, ethnic, and socioeconomic backgrounds, while delivering to national and international reforms and goals. 759 more words

Education

How Will the School Board Candidates for the School District of Indian River County, FL Address These Issues?

“The right thing is to just give teachers a raise,” said Florida House Democratic Leader Janet Cruz, who represents Tampa.

“It is embarrassing and I am ashamed that Florida pays our teachers $10,000 a year less than the national average. 2,136 more words

Vero Beach

Enriching user experience and online interactions: Supporting sustained and varied dialogue on Out of Eden Learn

The Out of Eden Learn platform is a unique online space that supports young people to interact, share stories and be their authentic selves in a safe environment. 552 more words

Online Community

Summer Camp 2018 Information

Our Summer 2018 Camp will run from July 16th-July 20th this year.

This years camp will have two tracks– Beginner and Advanced.

The Beginner track will cover the following topics and projects: 52 more words

Coding

Summer Camp 2017 Recap

Our July 2017 camp pilot was a two-week camps broken into a week on software and a week on hardware. During the first week, students worked in Scratch to design their own video games and animated stories. 81 more words

Coding

AP Kindergarten

Have you heard of such a thing?  A prescreening for Kindergarten?  I mean, of course you have!  But me, as a (still) first timer, its kind of absurd to me. 515 more words

Parenting

What's The Best Way to Teach Boys to Value Girls?

A friend recently posed a question on Facebook: What strategies have you used to teach middle-school boys about valuing the worth of girls/women?

My Answers: 253 more words

Awareness