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What Motivates Us?

I love using principalaim to highlight an educational perspective that I share or that I am wrestling with. Today’s “Read This Now!” features Daniel Pink’s RSA Animate YouTube talk, Drive: The Surprising Truth … Continue reading

December 24, 2013

Independent School Leaders: Unique Collaboration Focuses on Strategic Sustainability

Strategic planning for the future is essential for any organization especially independent schools across the country. Now, more than ever, independent schools must create strategic goals in order to ensure … Continue reading

October 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Likeability Factor for Professional Women: Yes or No?

While scanning my usual news websites this morning, I found this blog posted in early July concerning likeability for professional women. In sharing this blog with you, I have to ask what … Continue reading

August 5, 2013 · Leave a comment

Dan Pink: The Puzzle of Motivation

I recently rediscovered a TedTalk by Daniel Pink that I decided to share because he deals with a very fascinating topic – motivation. What truly motivates us? Is it the … Continue reading

July 30, 2013 · 3 Comments

Lean Together

Originally posted on The Purpose of Work:
It has been hailed as a turning point in the feminist debate. It has also been written off as an apology for Big…

July 15, 2013 · Leave a comment

Geoffrey Canada: Our failing schools. Enough is enough!

In a TED Talk Education segment, education advocate Geoffrey Canada challenges schools to think about relevant school data, consider the consumer (parents/students), and develop systematic shifts in order to help … Continue reading

July 13, 2013 · 1 Comment

Read This Now: Leadership and Capacity

In this week’s Read This Now, I ‘d like to not only spotlight a great article about leadership but to also share a wonderful resource that I recently discovered called Connected Principals. … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment