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What are we selling?

Getting buy-in is one of the most widespread leadership terms that exists. For school improvement or any other change initiative,...

End Strong to Start Strong

It's the end of the school year. You’ve been swamped with everything that goes into the last couple of months of school. You finally...

The Foundation

There are a number of skills and dispositions that have been found to be the most predictive of future life success that really have...

Build Capacity, Not Dependency

Many parents and teachers have noticed that some kids are missing an important skillset to be successful with online or distance learning....

What Really Matters

Earlier this year, we posted about the need to recognize there is a hierarchy of needs that families and staff were facing as we started...

The Communication Challenge

Did you ever play the "telephone" game when you were a kid? You know, the one where someone whispers a message to the person next to...

The New Instructional Core

Most people in education have at least a general understanding of the Instructional Core. As defined by Richard Elmore, it includes the...

Don't Skip the Foundation

Most of the school systems we work with have been frantically creating plans to support their teachers and families with home-based...

Home-Based Learning Opportunities

For all of us working in schools, this is a time of huge change and uncertainty. The current situation came about extremely quickly and...