Videos

Topic Video: The Role of the Principal

Use the group to the change the group! Today’s principals don’t work in isolation—they collaborate and learn within their school and among other schools. The principal of today is a system player who integrates internal and external development and participation in ALL schools. The traditional role and perception of principals as a ‘go-to’ for problems and as micro-managers is passé.

This is topic video 8 of 22.

Topic video 9 will be posted Thursday, March 5th.

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Topic Video: Leadership at All Levels

Leadership at ALL levels of the system—school, district, and state— is essential for reform to happen. Getting the lion’s share of these three groups focused on compatible agendas, building capacity, and developing other leaders who can carry on is the key to sustainability.

This is topic video 7 of 22.

Topic video 8 will be posted Thursday, February 26th.

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Topic Video: Positive Pressure—All Children Can Learn

A lot of people pay lip service to the notion that all children can learn, but if you look at the evidence, too many students are not graduating from high school. In this video we review the role of pressure and support so that all children DO learn.

This is topic video 6 of 22.

Topic video 7 will be posted Thursday, February 19th.

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