Teacher’s Corner – Appreciative Leadership and Positive Framing

How might we apply the concepts of Appreciative Inquiry and Appreciative Leadership in the classroom?  How might we use inquiry by asking powerful questions to support students in taking ownership of their learning?  Appreciative Inquiry identifies the strengths of a group and then pushes the group to develop ways to capitalize on those strengths.  We … More Teacher’s Corner – Appreciative Leadership and Positive Framing

Teacher’s Corner – Data-driven, Decision-making Organizations

Reflect on the last time you looked at student data from your classroom. Was it today? Yesterday? Last week? Or last month? Most likely, you look at student data of some kind every day, how might you analyze the data to determine the story the data tells? Data often needs interpretation, context, and deep thinking. … More Teacher’s Corner – Data-driven, Decision-making Organizations