Braving Tough Topics Blog Series

Kari PitstickBlog, Connect Better, Engage Better, Lead Better, Manage Better, Reflect Better

Braving Tough Topics Blog Series Overview You can use several communication strategies to address challenging topics as they enter your classroom and the broader community. As educators, we must take these tough conversations with students, parents, colleagues, and administrators, but what is the best way to do that? This blog series shares de-escalation strategies, ideas to enhance structures to create … Read More

Positive School Culture Starts from the Top! 

Dana GoodierBlog, Connect Better, Lead Better

TL;DR: Make new hires feel welcome and make sure you have them added to school resources. Review expectations and make sure the school is set up for success second semester. Evaluate the school culture and get feedback from others. As we prepare for and begin the second half of the school year, this is a perfect time as a school … Read More

Episode 52: Right Leader, Right Time with Robert Jordan

Darrin PeppardLeaning Into Leadership

Robert Jordan is the author of the new book, Right Leader, Right Time – a book about four key leadership styles. He joins the show to share about the four styles, team building, and overall leadership that works. Robert also shares a new assessment, the FABS assessment, designed to help us discover our leadership strengths. That, plus your #PepTalk and … Read More

44 – delivering joy with authenticity – feat. Craig Shapiro

Jillian DuBoisMoments of ImpartED Joy Podcast

this episode highlights another one of my favorite humans who leads by example. my dear friend, Craig Shapiro.   Craig is a Health and Physical Education Teacher/Coach/Trainer and positivity provider going on 33+ years from Southampton, Pennsylvania. wellness expert, specializing in strength, nutrition, and mindset shifting. author of the upcoming book: Dream Big – stories and strategies for a successful … Read More