Tag: find a way

I see this often. Two districts, same area, province, or state. One that says, “This is something that we can’t do.” The other says, “Here is how we are doing that same thing.” Understand, these places often have very similar constraints. Budgets, mandated curriculum, tests, etc.  One finds a way to make it work, and … [Read more…]

Read More The Reality of Finding a Path to Success

In an awesome conversation last night with Patrick Larkin and Katie Martin, Patrick was sharing some of the things that they have done in their district in the previous several years.  One of the stories that resonated with me was how when they moved forward with going one-to-one, they asked students for feedback on what … [Read more…]

Read More Find a Way or Find Someone Who Has Found a Way

 “No matter how well trained people are, few can sustain their best performance on their own. That’s where coaching comes in.” Atul Gawande There are some organizations that are moving too fast for people, but there is also the opposite effect. A person’s growth can stagnate if the leadership is not able to push them … [Read more…]

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