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Surprise & Delight on the First Day of School

I moved with my family from Western New York to Northern Kentucky just over 4 years ago. It was a big move for us in every way, including new jobs for both my wife and me: Gwen as a college professor and me as a school principal.   1,142 more words

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Hire Teachers Who Empower Parents

I’ve just recently started referring to myself as my school’s Lead Learner, following the example of extraordinary educators I’ve met through #PTchat on Twitter (Wednesdays at 9 pm EST; shameless plug, I know) and through my summer #PTcamp Voxer conversations with my PLN.   1,080 more words

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I'll Meet You There - Easier Said Than Done

You plan to go out with a friend and you agree to meet up in specific location. The plan assumes that each of you will travel some distance to reach the common meeting point. 764 more words

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Invitation - My First Blog Post

(Modified and re-posted from a 2012 Monday Minute email message to my faculty & staff.)

I am a dreamer.  Even at 44 years of age, I’m still convinced that my childhood dreams will one day be realized.  412 more words

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