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My name is Daniel Bauer and I help school leaders fight isolation and frustration via a leadership community in order to gain clarity and find solutions to their greatest challenges.

If you’re anything like me you might feel under-prepared for your current leadership role and most likely you feel isolated – but it doesn’t have to be that way.


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• Leaders who never, ever give up

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Rewire Conference

October 4-5th, 2019
Tabernacle, New Jersey

Rewire is a FREE, global learning experience, for ALL educators to ensure equity and equality for ALL students, regardless of where educators reside and work. Register Now!

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July 26 -31st, 2020

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July 29, 2020

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