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4 steps to deeper conversation - Working At The Edge

4 steps to deeper conversation - Working At The Edge | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Last month I shared a post on the lack of deep conversation, primarily on social media – mindlessly retweeting content and reading blog posts without connecting to the writer or ideas. At the time, I shared the hunch that a lot of surface level conversation is driven by a lack of focus, but I didn’t …
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Learning Network Leadership – A Path Forward

Learning Network Leadership – A Path Forward | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
If we are to build an effective learning network, what will it look like? An effective learning network is complex, changing, growing, shrinking, morphing over old, new and evolving platforms.  It …
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4 Non-Negotiables for Schools

4 Non-Negotiables for Schools | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
As my daughter just passed her fourth month in this world, it is amazing to see how curious she is about the world.  Her wide eyes seemingly notice everything around her, and watching her try new t…
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Are librarians the key to a Future Ready school?

Are librarians the key to a Future Ready school? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
School and district leaders should consider a Future Ready Librarian framework to better enable innovative strategies and practices.
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Are You a Change Leader or a Change Manager? | NextGen Learning

Are You a Change Leader or a Change Manager? | NextGen Learning | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
As leaders, we are often called upon to address change. I wanted to understand the distinction between managing change and leading it.
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The Impact of Leadership on the Change in Learning and Teaching

The Impact of Leadership on the Change in Learning and Teaching | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
The extent to which leaders create the culture for learning and innovation in their schools often results in diverse approaches to teaching and learning. Foundational to this is the notion that is highlighted in the the new Future Ready Leaders Guide by EdSurge: Becoming a "Future-Ready School" does not mean replacing existing curriculum and instructional practices…
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Augmented Learning and Teaching the Skills of the 21st Century - Georgetown Public Policy Review

Augmented Learning and Teaching the Skills of the 21st Century - Georgetown Public Policy Review | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
In part one of this two-part series on technological automation and 21st century learning, we discussed how robotics, software, and machine learning are replacing human jobs at an unprecedented pace. The automation of blue and white collar jobs over the next few decades requires a different approach to skill building beyond STEM training, an
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Lead like Jimmy, not like Barry…says @TroyAikman & @8amber8

Lead like Jimmy, not like Barry…says @TroyAikman & @8amber8 | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
This past week NFL Films released “Troy Aikman: A Football Life”. Obviously, I’ve watched it a number of times now, and keep finding these gems of greatness. One of the themes tha…
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The Secret to Schools that Keep Getting Better | Education Week

The Secret to Schools that Keep Getting Better | Education Week | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
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5 Billionaires Who Credit Their Success to Reading

5 Billionaires Who Credit Their Success to Reading | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Reading worked for these billionaires. Will it work for you?
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The One Type of Leader Who Can Turn Around a Failing School

Based on a study of more than 400 British academies.
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The Neuroscience of Strategic Leadership

The Neuroscience of Strategic Leadership | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Neuroscience research shows how to become a better leader.
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Why We Need Different Schools, Not Just Better Ones

Why We Need Different Schools, Not Just Better Ones | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
We need different schools, not just better ones. Better is about refining and tweaking what we have. Different is imagining something new.
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The 5 Skills That Innovative Leaders Have in Common

Based on an analysis of 5,000 leaders.
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What do we mean when we say, “Transformative learning experiences powered by technology”?

What do we mean when we say, “Transformative learning experiences powered by technology”? | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
When I was in the fourth grade, I lived in a small, mostly rural community surrounded by giant rice fields in Arkansas. I spent my summers floating stick boats down the gutter after a thunderstorm or…
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17 Hard Things You Have to Do to Be a Great Leader - Lesley Myrick

17 Hard Things You Have to Do to Be a Great Leader - Lesley Myrick | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Every summer, my church Mosaic hosts the SHE WKND – an inspiring weekend retreat for women. I wasn’t able to attend this year; however, my friend Hillary did, and I loved the information she shared in her recap. Each of the women in attendance was given a handout with the 17 hard things you have to do to be... Read more »
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5 Ways Ultra-Competitive People Overcome Procrastination

5 Ways Ultra-Competitive People Overcome Procrastination | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
It's more than just time management.
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Teachers Create what they Experience | Katie Martin | TEDxElCajonSalon

Create a shared vision of teaching and learning. Using learning as a process and not an event. Allow authentic learning through practice, trail, an
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16 Leadership Competencies that distinguish Great vs Average Leaders 

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8 Things Exceptional Bosses Constantly Tell Their Employees

8 Things Exceptional Bosses Constantly Tell Their Employees | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Leadership always starts with great communication, so amazing bosses use these phrases daily.
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The Evolving Role of the Teacher

The Evolving Role of the Teacher | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
Most educators in our schools and district offices have gone through their own education without the access and opportunities that exist today. To meet the needs of the learners in our classrooms today and align school with the world we live in, there is a need to embrace new mindsets about learning, along with new…
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Making "The Olin Effect" Your Own - Will Richardson

Making "The Olin Effect" Your Own - Will Richardson | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
We talk a lot about “student agency” in these parts. But to be honest, most of what we label with those words are tepid substitutes for the real thing. As I Tweeted the other day, if these are the stories we’re writing in major education publications, the bar is set really low. So, Thursday I sat …
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Tapping Teachers’ Intrinsic Motivation to Develop School Improvements

Tapping Teachers’ Intrinsic Motivation to Develop School Improvements | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
When a struggling region of Australia put improving teacher quality at the center of its work it saw achievement gains and excitement from teachers.
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3 Steps to Creating Empowered Leadership in Your School

3 Steps to Creating Empowered Leadership in Your School | Leadership to change our schools' cultures for the 21st Century | Scoop.it
All too often in education – whether that be at a conference, in a professional learning workshop, or even at a faculty meeting, we have become used to one person in the room being the “exper…
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Four Keys for Maximising Impact

This is "Four Keys for Maximising Impact" by Simon Breakspear on Vimeo, the home for high quality videos and the people who love them.
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