Recreating the Principal Stereotype (Breakfast Club) Originally posted for When you mention the phrase “the principal’s office”, what comes to your mind? Paddlings? Suspensions? Other punishments? Bad news phone calls? Detention? Missed recesses?  I could continue with the list of negative actions associated with the title of principal. We are notoriously known for being “the bad guys” … Continue reading Recreating the Principal Stereotype

Battling the Status Quo

Recently I have reflected on our school system as a whole, and considered its evolution over the last 100 years. Has it changed that much, even though our world has changed tremendously? My answer is “NO”! Our kids need so much more than what has always been done, or what is good enough. They deserve … Continue reading Battling the Status Quo