Who Owns Your School’s Narrative?

Steven WeberBlog, Connect Better, Engage Better, Reflect Better

TL;DR: Principals and school staff should search social media on a regular basis to analyze the message(s) students, families, and stakeholders are sharing about the school and its image. Learn how to positively contribute to that narrative by having a plan and including many voices. Communicate enough positive messages on a regular basis so that a negative post won’t ruin … Read More

Making Your Mark on Students and on Your Building

Dana GoodierBlog, Lead Better, Manage Better

TL;DR: Bring inspiration into your classroom to have a positive school year. Build strong positive relationships and guide students to have positive relationships with others. Find ways to contribute to your school and community. As we start the 22-23 school year, we’re all looking for new and innovative ways to make our marks on students, our building, and/or our community. … Read More

Episode 32: The “IT Factor” with Dean Packard

Darrin PeppardLeaning Into Leadership

What does it take to cultivate meaningful relationships in your community? How do you ensure new staff buy in? Check out this conversation with middle school principal Dean Packard to find out. That, plus your #PepTalk and more on this week’s show. MORE EPISODES

Creating Communities Where Every Child Feels a Sense of Belonging with Michelle Goldshlag

Lindsay LyonsTime for Teachership Podcast

 School culture is affected by anyone who is connected to your school, this means administrators, teachers, students, other faculty, and families. ⁠ ⁠ If you want a culture that reflects belonging, Michelle emphasizes the importance of listening, leaning into discomfort and being equitable in who has power to effect change. ⁠ ⁠ Learn more about creating thriving communities and … Read More

Episode 20: 5 Keys to Success with Nick Edwards

Darrin PeppardLeaning Into Leadership

Elementary Principal Nick Edwards joins the show and shares his unique story to becoming the principal, his connection to NCAA tournament darling St. Peter’s University, along with his 5 keys to success as a building administrator. That, plus your #PepTalk and more on this week’s show. MORE EPISODES