We love a great book. And we love a great book that gives the leader in each of us a place of rest and focus. Our recent read – and the one that we challenged those at Allerton Hill to read – hits that mark. It’s titled “The Unfinished Leader: A School Leadership Framework for Growth and Development” by Michael Lubelfeld, Nick Polyak and PJ Caposey.
There has never been a more difficult time to be a school educator. I am not going to take us down the road of why. We all know why and we are still living it.
Earlier this month, we presented to Ohio’s career tech superintendents about social media. What we told them is this: If you do not recognize how to appropriately use social media then you are using social media all wrong. And, let’s be honest, most are. Even those with the best of intentions.
In cleaning out my office this weekend, I found a sticky note that I jotted from over ten years ago. It was some tidbit of knowledge from a conversation that I must have had at the time with Steve Avakian.