What is a Learning Leader anyway?

What is a Learning Leader anyway?

There’s no shortage of information out there on leadership. But in my work with schools, it’s very common to meet leaders who either have lost their way or are facing challenges with their leadership identity or style. If you’re a learning leader yourself,...

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Hawker Brownlow Education: Made in Australia

Hawker Brownlow Education: Made in Australia

Who doesn't love a good imprint page?   Where do your books come from? It might seem like a strange question, but it is one that is particularly pertinent in a time when global supply chains have been disrupted by a certain global pandemic. Open any book on your...

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It’s the little things that count

It’s the little things that count

The first time I saw a Fitbit it was worn by a PE teacher I was coaching. We’d finished our coaching session at the junior campus of his school and, as both of us were working at the senior campus that afternoon, I offered to drive him. He said he would...

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Leading with Data in Schools

Leading with Data in Schools

Adapted from the preface and introduction to Leading Data-Informed Change in Schools.Data are everywhere. On a Monday morning, our phones know we’re heading to work and tell us whether the traffic will be light or heavy. Data collected on our online...

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Adapting to Teaching in a New World

Adapting to Teaching in a New World

Originally published on the Solution Tree Blog. Teachers are used to standing at the water’s edge, peering into the distance and seeing wave after wave of change coming their way. It can certainly be daunting. Usually, teachers can correctly gauge how much...

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How to Help Your Team

How to Help Your Team

Educators have the tremendous responsibility of preparing our future generations. They can most effectively accomplish this task by collaboratively working in teams to ensure high levels of learning for all students. The collective journey isn’t a simple...

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Making RTI Work For You

Making RTI Work For You

This article first appeared on the Solution Tree blog. Whether it’s ‘RTI’ or ‘RTII’ (Response to Intervention and Instruction), the acronym is more than just a popular buzzword. It is a substantive reality in the schools and classrooms of today. Some claim to have...

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