Jennifer Abrams: Swimming in the Deep End

Welcome to the Better Leaders Better Schools  podcast. This is a weekly show is for ruckus makers — What is a ruckus maker?  A leader who has found freedom from the status quo. A leader looking to escape the old routine. A leader who never, ever gives up. Up...
Staff Appreciation Ideas

Staff Appreciation Ideas

During a recent #leadupchat on Twitter someone was vulnerable enough to say he wanted to improve at celebrating staff. So I thought, “Why not crowd source the great ways my colleagues celebrate their people?” I hope you enjoy this post on staff...
200 Tips for Effective School Leaders

200 Tips for Effective School Leaders

My giant list of tips for effective school leaders I wrote this list of tips for principals to inspire, challenge, and develop effective school leaders.  I do this by creating consistent content throughout the week via the blog.  I’m also working on a podcast...
22 Best Books for School Principals

22 Best Books for School Principals

If you are anything like me, you are devoted to learning so I hope you really get value from reading this post on the best books for school principals. These great educational leadership books have influenced my own practice deeply. We have also read many of these...