Wisdom of the crowd

As always, Michael Fullan and Andy Hargreaves were excellent at The Quest Conference.  They managed to engage an audience of a thousand educators on the core work of school improvement.  It’s why their work resonates with so many people around the world. Fullan and Hargreaves continue to build on the foundations of their work – solutions are found … More Wisdom of the crowd

Douglas Reeves

Douglas Reeves has been in Australia sharing his common sense approach to school leadership and learning.  He made a powerful point when he said leadership doesn’t need more vision or strategies just more precision on what needs to be done and how to achieve it. He refers to this as deep implementation: leaders needing ” … More Douglas Reeves

Heppell and Reeves

I had a chance to catch up with two outstanding educational leaders this week: Stephen Heppell and Douglas Reeves. Stephen spent part of the week working with a group of teachers – sharing knowledge and building critical mass around 21st century learning and teaching. Integral to the discussion is how we design schools and learning … More Heppell and Reeves