Category Archives: Leadership Roles

Making sure that CA Inspires

Today was Saturday.  Yet, today was one of the best days ever at school for me.  Yes, it was the weekend. The school was abuzz with a range of activities,  One was an end of year softball tournament for middle … Continue reading

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The Perfect Unit Planner

When I recently attended the PTC “Curriculum Leadership in the International School” my burning question was “How can we get teachers to enjoy and see the value in unit planning?” Whilst unit planning is a necessity, often teachers don’t see … Continue reading

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“Teachership”

I read an interesting article this week through ASCD that looked at teacher leadership models, and how to create time for teacher leaders, without impacting FTE and budget.  The article was titled “The Little Engine that Could: A PA Leadership … Continue reading

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Surprising myself

Today’s task for the #yourturnchallenge is to relate a time that I surprised myself. There have been a few times that I have surprised myself, but most of them were not sudden, they happened over a period of time.  Two … Continue reading

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Stuck on Unstuck

Today’s question for the @winniekao #yourturnchallenge is “What advice would you give for getting unstuck?” I must confess I needed to look up “unstuck”.  I also need to look at other #yourturnchallenge posts, such as this one,  by Maria Aldrey … Continue reading

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People person

Today’s question for the @winniekao #yourturnchallenge is to talk about something you are good at. This is a challenge. I don’t like blogging about what I am good at.  I like blogging about what I learned, and how I might … Continue reading

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Communication

Day 3 of the #yourturnchallenge asks us to blog about something that we think should be improved. For me, it’s communication. Without good quality communication, misunderstandings and conflict occur. So, what is good communication.  Some may say expressing your thoughts … Continue reading

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