school administration

To Transform Education, All Stakeholders Must Transform First – Education Article

We are inundated daily with blogs, podcasts, tweets, books, keynotes, white papers, practitioners and pundits all touting the need for change in education. I would love nothing more than to see our entire educational system evolve into real 21st century models relevant to today’s students, the economy, and the world. The common current rationale is that we are now in the perfect storm—educationally, politically, economically, culturally, technologically—for real change to occur. However, by now, I would expect change to be…

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“We’re a Family” and Other School Norms that Can Cause Burnout – Education Article

Listen to my interview with Angela Watson (transcript): Sponsored by Pear Deck and The Teacher’s Guide to Tech This post contains Amazon Affiliate links. When you make a purchase through these links, Cult of Pedagogy gets a small percentage of the sale at no extra cost to you.   The first time my principal asked me to take on the role of yearbook sponsor, I said no. In the upcoming school year, I would be teaching 130 seventh graders, and…

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