Dr. Doris Lee, founding Principal of Village Academy in Far Rockaway, Queens, NY, shares insight on how she introduced such an impactful school culture.
One of the toughest parts of running a school is trying to be good at the very wide-reaching demands of school leadership. The pressures of one person doing all of those things and appeasing every stakeholder in the process – student to parent – is borderline impossible. After years of partnering with schools to provide them with high quality, academic learning programs for their children, we discovered that outsourcing can be easy!
After attending TED in April 2017, Karim's mind was blown by how smart the people were who were at the conference and giving talks. After preparing a seven-minute talk himself for more than five months, Karim developed a greater sense of appreciation for how much knowledge someone is able to pack in such a short amount of time. Get inspired by these three TED Talks that have continued to push his thinking and nourish his soul!
The success of any great leader is often measured based on the output of their group and their individual output. So why is it that some leaders are more capable of getting more from their teams than others? Learn three things you can do to get more from your team!
Summer is over and the school year is off to another quick start. If you’re in leadership, you understand that time off never truly feels like a break. As you settle into the beginning of the school year, here are three tips that have helped me stay centered and remain effective.
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