Author: George Couros

Image by John Spencer It is almost winter holidays for many teachers all over North America.  At this time of year, it can be extremely stressful as kids minds are…

Read More Because of a Teacher…

I am blessed and truly grateful to be invited to speak at many educational conferences, and I am always appreciative of the opportunity. I have done my best to not…

Read More Arrogance Leads to Irrelevance

I remember I was about to speak at a conference and before things started, the crowd of educators was loud as they were connecting and having conversations with each other. …

Read More When Kids Lead

I have been an advocate of technology in education for a long time. But I have been an advocate of “people” for my entire career.   People > Technology The…

Read More Using Technology to Humanize

“Balance is stupid.” George Couros, primarily from 2007-2017 That was me. Maybe I didn’t say it exactly that way, but I was thinking it. For me, to be successful, you had to…

Read More Rethinking Balance