There is a crucial scene in the Stephen Spielberg movie, Close Encounters of the Third Kind, where the […]
“Everything is changing. All the time. And you can’t stop it. And your attempts to stop it actually […]
A consistent message repeatedly expressed about schools today is that the need for change is urgent, compelling, imminent. […]
Since our middle school building opened in 2000, there have been very significant shifts in our conception of […]
“Wild Christian brothers sharpening their leathers / Learn it by heart, that’s the rule / All I remember is dreading September and school” – Mick Hanly
“Google makes us dumb, Facebook numbs us, and cell phones pull us apart? Nonsense. It’s time to counter the narrative.” – Jason Feifer
While few doubt the need for schools to innovate, often, it seems, some school leaders – innovation chasers – those who are keen to attach the label of “innovator” to themselves, have failed to understand what innovation really means.
Is culture really more important than strategy to an organisation? Peter Drucker’s oft-quoted appreciation for the importance of […]