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My First Year Jouney

My First-Year Journey By: Peggy Campell-Rush http://www.ascd.org/publications/educational_leadership/jun13/vol70/num09/My_First-Year_Journey.aspx A veteran teacher transitions to a first year principal. In this article she gives novice principals advice from her first year.  These are the hard lessons she learned from being a school administrator: … Continue reading

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http://hechingerreport.org/content/why-school-leadership-matters_5018/ Why school leadership matters? This article discusses the importance of school leadership and teacher instruction in order to transform failing schools.  It talks about two different types of leaders. The first leader is the one that copes, which means … Continue reading

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Good Failures

This article discusses the importance of teaching resilience, tenacity and grit to students in order for them to succeed in life. A 2013 U.S. Department of Education Report, Promoting Grit, tenacity, and perseverance: Critical Factors for Success in 21st century … Continue reading

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