“Ain’t nobody fresher than my Clique…” Whenever I think of school leadership teams (LTs), I think of the Kanye West assisted Big Sean song, Clique. Why? Because the school leadership team ought to be planned for, assembled, and carry out
I think being credible, that is, being taken seriously, is the first step toward being an effective leader. People, especially those you wish to or purport to lead have to believe in your knowledge, skills, and abilities as a leader.
First, for the five or six of you who read my blog or follow me on Twitter, I apologize for the lag between posts. What can I say ? A brother has been busy. I started a new job (more
School districts invest a lot of time and energy into training teachers, but they often miss the mark when it comes to training leaders. If districts invested a comparable amount of time and money into training leaders we would see
I think a lot about the qualities and habits of good Principals and Assistant Principals because I hope to be one some day. Soon. So, I spend a lot of time analyzing the behavior and outcomes of good and bad
I first learned the value of having a professional circle of influence when I was a mathematics teacher at Turner Middle School. I had a knack for finding interesting ways to make the content challenging and intellectually engaging…for the top