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The Fear of Feedback

I was both surprised and alarmed the other day when a teacher friend of mine told me that he was searching for ways to send communications to families without families having the ability to respond. Schools and school personnel have always…
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The Habits of Engagement

Isolation is death; Integration is Life. “I’m so alone.” My friend startled me with his answer to my question: As the principal of a large high school, what is your biggest challenge? Several months earlier, I heard the same answer…
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Reflections on Flying One Million Miles

With a nod to Julius Caesar and his famous crossing of the Rubicon River in 49 bc, I believe I just crossed my own Rubicon as well. Fortunately, my crossing won’t start a war. With my last travels of this summer, I surpassed the one-million…