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Eric Sheninger
Works at International Center for Leadership in Education, Inc
Attended Salisbury University
Lives in Cypress, TX
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  • Salisbury University
    B.S. Biology, 1993 - 1997
  • University of Maryland Eastern Shore
    B.S. Marine/Environmental Science, 1993 - 1997
  • East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania
    M. Ed. Educational Administration, 2000 - 2003
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Father, husband, learner, educator, high school principal, author, and speaker.
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Eric is a Senior Fellow and Thought Leader on Digital Leadership with the International Center for Leadership in Education (ICLE). Prior to this he was the award-winning Principal at New Milford High School.  Under his leadership his school became a globally recognized model for innovative practices.  Eric oversaw the successful implementation of several sustainable change initiatives that radically transformed the learning culture at his school while increasing achievement.  

His work focuses on leading and learning in the digital age as a model for moving schools and districts forward. This has led to the formation of the Pillars of Digital Leadership, a framework for all educators to initiate sustainable change to transform school cultures.  As a result Eric has emerged as an innovative leader, best selling author, and sought after speaker.  His main focus is purposeful integration of technology to facilitate student learning, improve communications with stakeholders, enhance public relations, create a positive brand presence, discover opportunity, transform learning spaces, and help educators grow professionally. Learn more at http://ericsheninger.com

Bragging rights
Bammy Award (2013), NASSP Digital Principal Award (2012), PDK Emerging Leader Award (2012), Learning Forward's Excellence in Professional Practice Award (2012), NSBA "20 to Watch" (2010), Google Certified Teacher, author of the best-selling book "Digital Leadership: Changing Paradigms for Changing Times", blogger for the Huffington Post, speaker, ASCD Conference Scholar (2011), Best School Administrator Blog (Edublog Awards 2013 and 2011)
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Public Speaking, Leadership, Educational Technology, Blogging, Writing, Initiating Change, School Transformation
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  • International Center for Leadership in Education, Inc
    Senior Fellow, 2014 - present
    Eric Sheninger is a Senior Fellow and Thought Leader on Digital Leadership with ICLE. Through practitioner‐driven, professional learning solutions focused on leading and learning in the digital age, Sheninger assists school leaders in embracing and effectively utilizing technology to move schools and districts forward. Learn more at http://www.leadered.com/
  • New Milford High School (NJ)
    High School Principal, 2007 - 2014
    As principal of New Milford High School, Sheninger oversaw the successful implementation of several sustainable change initiatives that radically transformed the learning culture at his school while increasing achievement. New Milford High became a globally recognized model for innovative practices under his tenure. His efforts to implement technology as a mechanism for transforming teaching, learning and community engagement has led to the formation of the Pillars of Digital Leadership, a framework for all educators to initiate sustainable change to transform school cultures.
  • New Milford High School (NJ)
    Vice Principal, 2006 - 2007
  • New Milford High School (NJ)
    Athletic Director/District Supervisor of PE & Health, 2004 - 2006
  • Watchung Hills Regional High School
    Science Teacher, 2000 - 2004
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Cypress, TX
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Staten Island, NY - Belvidere, NJ - Salisbury, MD - Frostburg, MD - Morristown, NJ - Phillipsburg, NJ

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The Power of You
With all the challenges you face each day know that your work and compassion is needed more than ever. You make a difference every day. Believe in yourself, help your colleagues do the same, and keep making a difference. #education   #leadership  
Make no mistake about it; the job of any type of educator is tough these days. It is a rewarding profession in that we have the opportunity to make a positive difference each day, but for all our efforts, thanks and appreciat...
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As of late I have been engaged in a great amount of work either assisting districts and schools as they begin to implement mobile learning (1:1, BYOD) or helping them get their programs on track. Over six and a half years ag...
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The Merced Union High School District is using a new approach when it comes to fixing computers – students get to do the work and they get paid for it. District officials revealed a new Chromebook …
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"The greatest leader is not necessarily the one who does the greatest things. He is the one that gets the people to do the greatest things." ...
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The brain is wired one way but what life and business demands requires us to do more than just what autopilot can handle.
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Award-winning principal Eric Sheninger shares his secrets on how to make this year the best school year yet.
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If results are the goal then we must first build better relationships with our students.
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Critical Conversations
If you want real change engage your learners in critical conversations about your school, district, or classroom experience. #education   #learning   #students   #leadership  
We are in the midst of disruptive change that is engulfing our society. The second we get a grasp on a new technology there is an update, new version, or something entirely different. It is an exciting, yet terrifying time as...
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The Process of Change
The ability to initiate, manage, and sustain change relies on a leader’s ability to think of it as a process as opposed to an event. If sustainable change is the goal, it is important to clarify the what, why, and how followed by a determination of success. #education #leadership #leadershipdevelopment #leadershipskills #leadered
There is always a great deal of discussion about change in education in order to better prepare students for success. The stakes have become higher as changes in a globally connected world are far outpacing those in our schoo...
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