3 Mistakes Districts Make with Professional Development (PD) – Video

Chad OstrowskiAdministration, Blog, Video

3 Mistakes Districts Make With Professional Development - Video

How was your last professional development session?  Video Highlights Having worked with hundreds of districts around the country, we have seen some amazing PD sessions, and we’ve seen quite a few that just don’t work. What we’ve found is that most of those that don’t work, don’t work because of three key mistakes that districts make with PD. Districts … Read More

4 Things School Leaders Should Be Focused on This School Year

Jeff GargasAdministration, Blog

4 Things School Leaders Should be Focused on This School Year

What should school leaders be focused on this school year? As we approach another new school year (or maybe you’ve already started), we should be looking to make some changes, or increase our focus on certain things, to prepare ourselves and our teams to have the best school year yet. But wait a minute…that seems like a pretty loaded task. … Read More

4 Rules for Communicating With Your Staff

Tiffany OttAdministration, Blog

4 Rules for Communicating With Your Staff

How do you communicate with your staff? If you spend any significant amount of time with educators, you know that we value relationships. Building strong relationships with students is critical for creating a learning environment that is positive, effective, and impactful. In real estate, location is everything, right? Location, location, location! In education, relationships are everything. Relationships, relationships, relationships! Just … Read More

4 Ways to Make Sure Your Next District PD Is Valuable (video)

Chad OstrowskiAdministration, Blog, Video

4 Ways to Make Sure Your Next District PD Is Valuable (video)

Was your last PD valuable for your staff? Full transcript below video. Video Transcript Hey guys, it’s Chad from teachbetter.com. Today I want to talk about how you can make sure that the PD that’s provided for your staff gets the most value, relevance, and impact for the rest of the year. The first thing you need to do when … Read More