Category: Overcoming Obstacles

School Redesign Series: Meet the Writer

By Nathan Gorsch | June 4, 2021, 4:25 PM PT My School Redesign Story The truth is: I am not big on self-promotion. That doesn’t mean that I am humble, it just means that I am not big on talking about what I am doing. Instead, I would rather be doing it. I have had [...]

School Redesign Series: Meet the Writer

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

Spring Forward

March has always signaled the beginning of the planning process for the upcoming school year. Leadership changes, budget, staffing, master calendar, senior activities for high schools, and spring break with the promise of time to hit refresh. However, this past March has had a slinky sort of rhythm, at least on the West coast, and [...]

Spring Forward

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!