Category: Strategies for Success

DLAC: Giving Students Agency Through Digital Learning

By Darlene Wilgus | Aug 21st, 2021, 06:00 PM PT The DLAC (Digital Learning Annual Conference) is centered in providing digital learning options for students and giving them agency or control over what, how, and when they learn. Digital learning has a wide-open opportunity window as we enter the 21-22 school year. I heard this [...]

DLAC: Giving Students Agency Through Digital Learning

Finding the Right FIT for Your Virtual Learning Program

Choosing to enroll in a virtual learning program option can be equated to joining a gym or starting a workout routine. The online learning experience for the past year didn’t have an opt-in contract. Some learners embraced the new way of scheduling learning on-demand like the early adopter in the gym or fitness class. Others [...]

Finding the Right FIT for Your Virtual Learning Program

The 3 Fs That Don’t Equal Failure

By Darlene Wilgus | May, 07 2021, 07:30 PM PT The past year has bent a traditional education system to the point of no return. So when I hear school leadership posturing around the idea of returning to a normal fall of 2021 start, I am mystified. Does that mean no social distancing, masks required, [...]

The 3 Fs That Don’t Equal Failure

April Showers

By Darlene Wilgus | April 20, 2021, 12:09 PM PT April is the post-spring break month where leaders are presented with numerous opportunities - or puddles - to navigate. I like the idea of the showers bringing flowers in May, as I’m sure you do. Executive leadership positions are starting to settle across most districts, [...]

April Showers

Ready, Set, Go!

Ready, Set, Go!

In the United States, measures to combat the COVID-19 pandemic have led to a sudden, nation-wide shift in how teachers manage their classrooms, deliver instruction, and facilitate students’ progress. You’ve had to move very quickly, and without much notice, from the familiar brick and mortar classroom to the unfamiliar confines of home…

Ready, Set, Go!