Founded in 1943, ASCD (formerly the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) is an educational leadership organization dedicated to advancing best practices and policies for the success of each learner.
WiBSE in partnership with Ramboll, London are delighted to invite you to: An Introduction to Leadership Coaching By Joanna Bielecka During the session Professional Coach and Trainer Joanna Bielecka will uncover what coaching is and what it isn’t...
Taylor acts to shake up school system posts The Advocate Lee said she has received many complaints about new administrators, especially Haggen and Ramos: that they are autocratic, they don't offer the support their subordinates need to deal with...
WILLIAMS: Getting better teachers requires thorough education reform Washington Times Teaching — or at least teaching well — should be thought of as a “trade” not a “job.” Those doing an everyday (or even complex) job require training, experience...
Ray Boyd's insight:
Teaching is a passion and passion is something that can not be taught. If a teacher's passion can be matched equally by a deep understanding of content knowledge and an exceptional pedagogical understanding the students will always be the beneficiaries and the wider system will have a scaffoild on which future educational growth can develop
The Wisconsin State Teachers of the Year Network has a classroom perspective on the current debate regarding Common Core State Standards. For us, this is neither a political issue nor a union issue. Our view is based on our students' needs.
Ray Boyd's insight:
Demanding common core standards, this is something that the Coalition of Schools in Western Australia is working hard to develop and to some extent it has. Using the National Curriculum as the backdrop we have identified content specific curriulum, then pitched it at a higher level. Matched with a rigorous instructional teaching model student achievement across three very different school contetxts has risen.
Reorganization brings big changes to school district staff Bradenton Herald Mills said the department currently is not capable of performing across the "four core functions" of pay and compensation, talent management, labor relations and personnel.
Companies spend billions of dollars each year on leadership development. And there is an urgent need to ensure that the next generation of executives is prepared to lead. But the overwhelming number of leadership theories and programs are confusing. What criteria should businesses use to judge whether someone is ready to lead? And how can decision makers know if someone is likely to succeed in a leadership role?
Gallup has researched leadership for more than 40 years, interviewing and studying more than 50,000 leaders in many different industries, including healthcare, education, government, financial services, manufacturing, retail, hospitality, and telecommunications. This long-term study has yielded two crucial insights:
Leadership is best understood as a set of roles in an enterprise. These roles differ in tasks and responsibilities. But viewed together, they provide a complete picture of the leadership needs of a company and how those needs are met.The best performers in each leadership role invariably possess the talent and experience to meet the needs of the role and, by extension, the needs of the enterprise.
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