Lead For the Job You Want

In Alberta, we have a document for leaders titled, “The Principal Quality Practice Guideline“, which is meant to share guidelines for effective leadership.  The categories are as follows: Fostering Effective Relationship Embodying Visionary Leadership Leading a Learning Community Providing Instructional… Continue Reading

Curation as Portfolio Activity

I have really been focusing on the notion of “digital portfolios” and how they can be utilized in a different way than your standard portfolio.  I have also had a constant focus on the NCTE Definition of 21st Century Literacies,… Continue Reading

Innovation is About a Way of Thinking

The below tweet from Edutopia was shared over and over again through social networks yesterday, because of the power of the idea. “Alright stop, COLLABORATE, and listen.” pic.twitter.com/ZGVV9fhUsC — edutopia (@edutopia) September 14, 2015 This is a great idea in theory,… Continue Reading

Why are we doing that again?

Years ago, there was a practice in my school division where all administrators were provided a BlackBerry, when cellular phones just started to become the norm.  The thought process behind this was that if there was an emergency, this would… Continue Reading