You are amazing

That’s the punchline. Thank you for stepping up during this crisis and leading with compassion, understanding, and courage. You inspire me. I hope you have a great day. (Maybe a colleague needs this message? Feel free to forward it on. Better yet, what would a...

A crisis too good to waste

The Black Death wiped out hundreds of millions of people.  “And yet, despite the horror it caused, the plague turned out to be a catalyst for social and economic change that was so profound that far from marking the death of Europe, it served as it’s...
Leading in tough times

Leading in tough times

Today you have a choice. Challenges show us what we’re made of. You can decide to push someone out of the way or you can lend a hand. You can spend the day in bed or you can get up and get to work. Wallowing in the pain of “poor me” doesn’t...
The Elephant and the Wolf

The Elephant and the Wolf

The mastermind is not only the best PD available to school leaders in the world, it’s also a second family. We are intentional about doing things that create a culture of community and collaboration.  One thing we’ve done is name all our cohorts. This was a democratic...