We devote time to what is important but who gets to decide what is important in a person’s life?
Are you planning for success so that failure informs what you are doing? Failure happens but do you have a plan for using the failure to move toward success?
The First Follower This is one of my favourite videos about leadership and being willing to take risks. Early in my career as a teacher, and then as an administrator, I often was so focused on my own agenda that I often missed out on helping others who were more talented that I was as particular…
What inspires you? Where do you find the inspiration to be creative? To be innovative? We can all be creative and innovative, it just takes a bit of effort.
Failure is Important My run this morning wasn’t great. I laboured through it. My time was below my usual pace and I was struggling. I didn’t run as far as I usually run and my side hurt. It was a great run. Huh? How can that be? It was great because I ran. It all…
Making change doesn’t have to be daunting if we look at small changes over time.
Do you love learning? How do we support teachers to cultivate their love of learning without overwhelming them to the point where they withdraw?
Change is difficult and it requires preparation and support throughout the process. “Get on the train or….” doesn’t really fit.
It was another amazing #saskedchat tonight. Dave Burgess dropped by at the start of the chat to get things going. @MrALongstaff and @brettReis then took over and guided the #saskedchat ship through a great chat focused on Teach Like a Pirate. The participants had some great ideas and suggestions for building relationships with students in…
How can one person make a difference? What can educators do to make a difference?