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How do I lead school from my living room?

April 9, 2020

This is surreal! “This just doesn’t feel right! I miss the kids.  I miss the teachers.  I miss visiting classrooms, shaking hands with students as they enter the building, laughing with teachers at lunch duty!” This, or some version of...

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Evolutionizing Teaching

“EVOLUTIONIZING” the Teaching Profession

September 21, 2016

A few years ago, I had the pleasure of listening and learning as four teams of teachers, including one from my own charter network, shared their stories of collaborative design thinking at the Business Innovation Factory. This “storytelling” event was the...

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Teachers, Innovation and the Evolution of Schools

Teachers, Innovation and the Evolution of Schools

April 3, 2014

Last Friday afternoon at the Business Innovation Factory, four teams of teachers, including a team from my network, shared their stories of collaborative design thinking. This “storytelling” event was the culmination of a six week project called TD4ED, in which teachers...

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