2 Top Things Teachers Want from Their Principal

In early 2012, I wrote a blog post called “7 Top Things Teachers Want From Their Principal” (published on Principal’s POV http://principalspov.blogspot.com/2012/01/7-top-things-teachers-want-from-their.html and on Connected Principals http://connectedprincipals.com/archives/5262). At the first faculty meeting in August 2011, I asked every staff member…

What I Know About Kids…

So I was speaking with a young, prospective teacher the other day about his future in education, and at the end of our conversation he asked me a really good question…a question that I had to stop and think about…

We Go as You Go…

This post was originally published on Figuring It Out by  Johnny Bevacqua “We go as You go”……. This was one of my back to school messages specifically directed to our Gr. 12 students. As an educator and principal, I have…

You Are The Weather!

So there’s this little girl that I know who might just be the happiest person that I have ever met. I fortunately get to see her every morning, and her contagious warmth, smile, and attitude brightens my mood without fail,…

Tomorrow’s First #CPChat for #CE14 Addresses How School Leaders Can Best Support Technology Integration Efforts

We are excited that for the second straight year Connected Principals will be working in conjunction with the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP) and the National Association of Elementary School Principals (NAESP) during the month of October to help promote Connected Educator Month and…