As a writer at the Education Alliance at Brown University, and as a freelancer, I’ve co-written numerous articles for Principal Leadership magazine, published by the National Association of Secondary School Principals. [Read more…]
Educational equity creates a culture of fairness for all students regarding opportunity, access, and respect for diverse learning styles.
The Washington Center Gateway to Politics and Potomac Fever
As part of a 10-day seminar in the nation’s capital sponsored by The Washington Center, 92 Suffolk University students came to know the one city in the country where the leading industry is politics. Traveling with five faculty instructors, they joined college students from 44 states and 11 countries for a political immersion experience in Washington, D.C. They met with liberal advocacy groups, conservative think tanks, and high-powered politicos. They heard differing voices and views, witnessed history in the making, and fell under the spell of this storied city.
It takes a strong and persuasive leader to cultivate school change. What are the leadership qualities of effective principals that makes change possible?