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What 7 principals wish they knew their first day on the job

What 7 principals wish they knew their first day on the job | School Leadership | Scoop.it
News, voices and jobs for education professionals. Optimized for your mobile phone.
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Fortune speaks with Twitter CEO Dick Costolo about transparency

The Twitter CEO spoke with Fortune at the Great Place to Work conference
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Six Questions To Improve The Power Of Your Message

Six Questions To Improve The Power Of Your Message | School Leadership | Scoop.it
Your message can be much more powerful if you consider the context in which you are presenting it. These six questions will help you prepare well.
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How leaders can learn to delegate

How leaders can learn to delegate | School Leadership | Scoop.it
How leaders can learn to delegate
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elsie t's curator insight, July 22, 2015 8:15 PM

interesting pointers on delegating.

Bradley Gomoluch's curator insight, July 23, 2015 4:27 PM

Information about leadership and delegating responsibilities. 

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Are You a Manager or a Leader?

Are You a Manager or a Leader? | School Leadership | Scoop.it
Contemplate the difference between these two terms. The nuance in meaning points to an important quality for successful enterpreneurs.
  
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The Leader Must Lead

The Leader Must Lead | School Leadership | Scoop.it
How do we develop the capacity to envision, inspire, create, become trusted and have integrity in our work? These are personal qualities that we alone can develop within ourselves.
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How to be a leader without faking it | SmartBlogs

How to be a leader without faking it | SmartBlogs | School Leadership | Scoop.it
What makes it important to understand and stay connected with the core of who you are as a human being? How do you become an authentic leader? How do you k
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Why Recognizing Emotions Is a School Leadership Necessity

Principals and other leaders must make tuning into their schools' emotional climates a priority, write Kyle E. Blanchfield and Peter D. Ladd.
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The 21st Century Principal: Being Right Isn't the Most Important Thing: Getting Leadership Right

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The Rice Process's curator insight, January 15, 2014 7:32 AM

Taking sides does not lead to resolution...talking side-by-side makes the difference. 

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Lessons In Leadership: It's Not About You. (It's About Them)

Lessons In Leadership: It's Not About You. (It's About Them) | School Leadership | Scoop.it
Harvard's Ronald Heifetz urges heads-of-state to think less like surgeons, more like psychiatrists.
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Leading Innovative Change Series - A New Staff Experience

Leading Innovative Change Series - A New Staff Experience | School Leadership | Scoop.it
I wanted to try my hand at writing a series of blog posts on “Leading Innovative Change." As I am looking at writing a book on the same topic, I thought I would put some ideas out there and hopeful...
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6 Paths to Better Leadership

6 Paths to Better Leadership | School Leadership | Scoop.it
We know a lot about effective leadership in education -- and we keep learning the same lessons over and over. Between 1989 and 2000, Mark Goldberg interviewed 43 leaders across a spectrum of positi
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27 Tips For Mentoring New Teachers

27 Tips For Mentoring New Teachers | School Leadership | Scoop.it
  via Edudemic How does a teacher go from just a teacher to a great teacher? Some say that some people are just naturally great teachers. Others might believe that it is the education that the...
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Bradley Gomoluch's curator insight, July 23, 2015 4:49 PM

Good information for teacher mentors. 

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Sue Desmond-Hellmann: Helping People Find Their Sweet Spot

Sue Desmond-Hellmann: Helping People Find Their Sweet Spot | School Leadership | Scoop.it
The chief executive of the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation said that learning to teach was the most important management lesson she has learned.
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The Principal as Lead Reader

The principal as lead reader begins with questioning the assumption that all teachers are "readers." It includes reading and sharing the joy and the new information that results regularly.
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5 ways to show empathy as a leader

Empathy is not agreement -- and it’s not sympathy (“oh, you poor thing”) -- it’s simply understanding something from the other person’s perspective.
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Bradley Gomoluch's curator insight, July 23, 2015 4:32 PM

This article reminded me of the book titled "The Energy Bus" by Jon Gordon. The book talks about the business world (can be applied to the education world) but you have to build relational capacity with employees and understand their strengths and weaknesses.  

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Tough Conversations

Tough Conversations | School Leadership | Scoop.it
     A teacher who has known me for many years, knows that I appreciate my job because of the energy I receive every day from teachers and students. Yes, Sunday night is not always easy on the soul...
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Bradley Gomoluch's curator insight, July 23, 2015 4:35 PM

Useful information, I relate the topics in this article to inspecting what is expected.  

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Tips for supporting instructional coaches

Tips for supporting instructional coaches | School Leadership | Scoop.it
Have you ever been coached? Coaches can impact form, structure, content and meaning, regardless of the field in which they coach. I am blessed to work i
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Should We Unconnect from Our PLNs Over Summer Break?

Should We Unconnect from Our PLNs Over Summer Break? | School Leadership | Scoop.it
Do we get away from all things school-related for the summer? Or should we stay connected to personal learning networks and nurture our professional growth?
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7 important aspects to delegating

Recently, I delivered a leadership seminar to school executives. The focus was on administrative mentorship with a particular emphasis on delegation.

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The 21st Century Principal: Wisdom for the School Leader: Coping with the What-If's

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Bradley Gomoluch's curator insight, July 23, 2015 4:42 PM

Good article that talks about school leadership and how you can't be ready for ever situation and to remain calm when issues are presented.   

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Essential Elements of Effective Leadership

Leadership is a combination of art, science and human nature. For some, it is an innate process; for others, it evolves and is refined over time. We all have the ability to lead, although many choose not to lead.
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The 21st Century Principal: Making Better Decisions as School Leaders: Fighting 4 Villains of Decision-Making

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Bradley Gomoluch's curator insight, July 23, 2015 4:46 PM

A very good article that provides some supportive information with decision making.   

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What Teacher Leadership Looks Like for the New School Year

What Teacher Leadership Looks Like for the New School Year | School Leadership | Scoop.it
Last school year, Barnett Berry, CEO of the Center for Teaching Quality, interviewed me for a book called Teacherpreneurs: Innovative Teachers Who Lead But Don't Leave. In it, he focused on how I wor
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