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New Bill Offers a Good Start on Defining Professional Development

December 4, 2015 4:14 PM

Earlier this week, the House of Representatives passed the Every Student Succeeds Act by a 359-64 vote. While there is much to explore and discuss in the bill, Learning Forward’s advocacy efforts related to the reauthorization of ESEA have concentrated solely on professional development. 673 more words

Education

Priorities - Part 2

A few weeks ago I wrote a post about priorities at camp and in life (you can see that here) and I thought that I would expand on that a little bit. 676 more words

Camp Director

Leadership

Leadership is the desire and the motivation to become someone who operates somewhat better than ordinary. ~Behnam Bakhshandeh, #CoachBehnam

Life Coaching

Possessions or Happiness

Most of our possessions have no effect on our health and happiness. In actuality, when we get attached to them they are burdensome and often the source of resentments and jealousy. 29 more words

Life Coaching

Effects On Our Happiness

Most of our possessions have no effect on our health and happiness. In actuality, when we get attached to them they are burdensome and often the source of resentments and jealousy. 29 more words

Life Coaching

Corporate Training - The Expected ROI

Companies spend $1200 on training a single employee on average annually. This amounts to a substantial investment on the part of the company in capacity building and human resource development to ensure competitive… 966 more words

Staff Training

Let 'Em Loose

Some families show up at my son’s school looking perfect.
Kid’s hair styled, shoes cleaned, stains removed. And while I can appreciate those families, more power to ‘em… 270 more words

Operations