Leadership

Creating Space for Creativity


There is little doubt that creativity is something that is valued, even demanded, in the modern workplace. But how much space do we allow in our schools and classrooms for teachers and students to think creatively and try out new ideas?  This involves some risk, but creativity needs space to grow.  And we might all be...

Leadership

Planning for leadership development


This excellent article by Dr Lynn E. Swaner on the ACSI (US) blog “Do You Have a Leadership Development Plan” is very thought-provoking.  I was especially challenged by her comment that investing in the development of a school’s leaders “can have a cascading benefit for all school faculty and...