Monday Moanin #281 Great Time To Reflect, What Are You Going To Begin Doing In 2018?

It is hard to believe that for many of you this will be your last Monday Moanin before a long Holiday break.  This will also be my last blog of 2017. During the past few weeks I have met with many administrators. Among the many topics we discussed  included a question from Ken Blanchard, what do you want to start doing?  So, what do you want to begin doing in 2018. Listed below are some suggestions for you to consider as you prepare for a new year.. Read more

Monday Moanin Thoughts # 280 As Break Nears, Keep Leading

Happy snowy, frigid 2017 Michigan Monday Moanin to all of you.  For many a long break and a celebration that may be spiritual, family focused or both are a few weeks away.  This is the time of year that many schools are conducting food drives, providing backpacks with the essentials, food and clothing as well as other initiatives to help those students and families less fortunate. Read more

Monday Moanin Thoughts #279 We Need More Collaboration, Less Competition

Happy Monday Moanin to everyone. During this past week I began reflecting on why can’t educators get on the same page? Why can’t we figure out what we need to focus on in all of our schools? It seems to me that if we all work together and collaborate more, all learners will benefit. Read more