Actions That Shape School Culture

In last week’s chat we announced a special opportunity to dig deeper with the 822 Go! Community. Also, we discussed this great question:What small act can you plan to do each week to shape your school culture?Here are the top Tweets:”I’m working on building relationships. The first week of school, so many opportunities to connect… Continue reading Actions That Shape School Culture

Supporting the Back to School Transition

The back to school transition is a time of excitement and a time of pressure. To-do lists grow long on the principal’s desk, last-minute staffing changes, teacher rooms to get ready, curriculum materials arriving, meet-and-greets in the evening… At our latest #822chat, we discussed the back to school transition. More precisely, How Do You Seek… Continue reading Supporting the Back to School Transition

Momentum and Improvement

We took two weeks off this summer, and the #822chat is back in full swing. A special thanks goes to returning host, Jon-Eric Ziaer for facilitating the discussion on continuous improvement. Here are the highlights from our recent topic. Reflection and Continuous Improvement “Reflection, formal or informal, is the only way we improve. Asking ourselves… Continue reading Momentum and Improvement

School Improvement Plan

How can a principal or school leader create a school improvement plan that does more than meet an accountability criterion? How can a school improvement plan become an actionable driver of school success? These are the questions we asked, and here’s what leading educators said. Actionable Plans for School Improvement If you’ve been in education,… Continue reading School Improvement Plan