What can I do to better to be a servant leader?  This was the question that swirled in my head after a scorching July day in New York City spent in the presence of greatness. When a friend mentioned that ...

It is easy to spend too much time in a frenzied state, hopping from one fire to another, convincing ourselves how important we are, and how our class, school, or district would fall apart without us.   The world is ...

Who makes the greatest impact on the culture of a school? Whoever is determined to! Regardless of title or position. You do not need a title to be a leader, a positive force in your school. Anyone can make a ...

What is most essential for us to teach our students in schools today?   Some may say how to read, others how to be creative thinkers, or mathematicians, responsible people, maybe scientists. The list goes on and on. While these ...

A funny thing happen to me this year as the Thanksgiving break ended and I was faced with returning to work Monday morning for the long winter haul. I thought about the nights that begin with darkness at 4:30, the ...