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Jared Wastler
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My Letter to Senator Toomey
Senator Toomey: I am writing to you not only as a concerned constituent, but also as an educator and a parent. I currently serve as a high school principal in our state and have two daughters who attend our public school system. Each day, I strive to serve ...

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The Case for Shared Leadership
Over the past several weeks I have engaged in a period of reflection on leadership. This reflection resulted from my own desire to refocus for the second half of the school year as well as conversations with people about my own leadership beliefs. Many of t...

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A Lesson in South Carolina
Yesterday afternoon Governor Nikki Haley signed into law
legislation that removed the Confederate flag from the state capitol grounds in
South Carolina. This moment is crucial to the point I am trying to make yet it
is simply the final stage in a journey wo...

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Why I Lead
Recently I have started a rigorous self-reflection on my own leadership. Shouldn't we be doing this at all times? Yes. However, I believe that often leaders fail to take the time necessary to rigorously self-reflect. I am defining rigorous self-reflection a...

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Feel Good and Learn Well
Source: Mom Blogs In education we learn early that the ability to borrow great ideas from other educators is what makes ourselves and our schools better. Unlike the business world, in education borrowing good ideas is encouraged. Last week one of those mome...

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Katelyn is Back
HI  EVERYONE I AM almost 8 years old! I am in second grade right now I have a puppy named hank I LOVE HANK TOO I want to be a teacher when I grow up I want to teach in elementary school when I grow up This is Katelyn's corner's blog good bye

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What I Learned in San Diego (Besides a Love of Mole Sauce)
There are moments in our professional year that annually produce an opportunity to refocus, reflect, and reengage. In my professional life, the NASSP Ignite Conference is an (if not the ) annual professional event that most recharges my professional battery...

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Live from EdCamp Maryland

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Walking the Walk and Owning It
Source: The Greatness Mind Network If you have ever attended a presentation of mine, heard my keynote, or spent more than 5 minutes discussing education with me you know my stance on risk and failure. I believe it is essential in the learning process. As le...
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