The Impact of Collaboration: How Collective Teacher Efficacy Leads to Student Success.

THE STRENGTH OF OUR TEAM How do you bring a group of individuals together to work towards a common goal when the goal itself seems almost unattainable? Even better, when you successfully accomplish this, how do you capture…

 637 total views

Read More »

The Impact of Perspective: How Our Mindset Impacts Our Outcomes.

THE WEIGHT OF CONVERSATIONS I’m not sure how many conversations a principal has during a ‘typical’ day, if there is such a thing as a ‘typical’ day, but what I do know is that it is a lot!…

 159 total views

Read More »

You Cannot Not Model

Click, clack……click, clack……click, clack……click, clack, I could hear the unmistakable sound of the scooter approaching from behind. The sound of the wheels on the sidewalk interrupted my morning conversation with the sparrows, finches, and myriad of other Saskatchewan…

 173 total views

Read More »

The Impact of Our Point of View: Reflecting On Your Day Through a Positive Lens.

THE SCENT OR THE THORNS? At the end of the day, when you are reflecting on your impact, which interactions resonate the loudest with you? The countless positive interactions or the few frustrating ones? I’m not sure how…

 282 total views

Read More »

Sowing the Seeds of Learning

It is amazing how much we can learn about our students if we pay attention. Listening to playground conversations or eavesdropping on conversations in class can open a window into what our learners are interested in. But these…

 155 total views,  1 views today

Read More »

Hidden Treasures

Pre-COVID, actually, pre-children, something my wife loved to do was pop into antique shops to browse around and check out the wares. Pre-COVID is obvious and if you have young kids, you understand why a lot of antique…

 163 total views

Read More »