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Developing a Path to Teacher Leadership

As school leaders begin to look for ways to empower teachers to be leaders in school, there are processes that must be considered. Growing teacher leaders is not an overnight process and requires a clear focus on the growth/development process. 793 more words

Building bridges between teachers and researchers

By Matt Walker

Schools and teachers are increasingly expected to engage with research evidence to enhance teachers’ professional practice, pupil outcomes and school capacity for self-improvement. 673 more words

Evidence-based Practice

A teen mother gunned down days before graduation. Principal rises to her defense in fiery fashion.

A teenage mother was shot and killed in downtown Memphis early Sunday morning after someone opened fire in a crowd. Myneishia Johnson was scheduled to graduate this weekend from Booker T. 827 more words


The Best School Leaders Look Down

The thing that both constricts and preserves humanity is the limits of the human imagination. The human imagination cannot perceive or create that which does not exist; it’s beyond its scope and capability. 375 more words

School Leadership

“I’m Going to Kill You.”

What do you do when a student (adult) utters this phrase?

This question comes up a lot during threat assessment trainings, but before we look at some specific examples, let me first set the stage. 1,111 more words

Don Shomette

3 Important Keys to Becoming a Courageous Leader

It is a myth to believe that great leaders live without fear.

Some of the most influential leaders the world has ever encountered are those who have demonstrated unsurmountable courage in the midst of fear. 965 more words

School Leadership

This much I know about...the #LearningFirst conference and unfettered teaching

I have been a teacher for 27 years, a Headteacher for 12 years and, at the age of 51, this much I know about the #LearningFirst conference and unfettered teaching. 219 more words

School Leadership