Keepers

By Sharon Brown-Peters | Stuff that sticks and bears re-reading.

Instructional Coaches: How Do You Evaluate Your Impact?

Instructional coaching is revered by some and misunderstood by others. However, just like any educator, instructional coaches have to be able to …

Professional Development

The lies Trump told this week: from his tax plan to the Iraq war

In the first of a regular series, the Guardian turns a spotlight on Donald Trump’s most outrageous claims and falsehoods<p>In speeches from Texas to New York, on issues from foreign policy to taxes and guns, Republican presumptive nominee Donald Trump has had trouble with the truth.<p>In the first of a …

OECD

Why Schools Should Teach Entrepreneurship

While society innovates, our K-12 schools have remained stagnant. As a result, they are not graduating the doers, makers and cutting-edge thinkers the world needs. Certainly, some public and private schools are modernizing -- having students work in groups to solve problems, learn online and …

Game reviewer received rape threats from boys, contacted their mothers

An Australian game reviewer got sick and tired of young boys trolling her and threatening to rape her, so she did what any self-respecting adult would do — she told their parents.<p>The 21-year-old journalist Alanah Pearce normally reviews video games for local radio stations and television in …

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build & SHARE your flipboard

Bookmarklet & Chrome Extension<p>Collect anything from the web<p>Easily drag the bookmarklet into your web toolbar, then just tap it to save articles, videos and more into your Flipboard magazines.<p>Drag this button to<br>your bookmarks bar<p>Are you a Chrome fan? <br>Get the Chrome extension here.<p>Share Button<p>Let …

What Leadership Will Look Like In 20 Years

Let’s face it, most of us are addicted technology futurists. Who doesn’t enjoy speculating about what technology marvels will be commonplace in the coming decades? Will it be 3D printing? Artificial intelligence? “Singularity”? All are buzzwords of the emerging technology future.<p><i>But what about</i> …

Leadership

Avoid These 8 Mistakes as a New Leader

It’s not uncommon for new leaders to make mistakes, but I argue that some of these can be avoided.<p>Below are 8 of those mistakes and how to avoid them:<p>1. Thinking you need to make every decision.<p>Trying to make every decision will only turn you into a micro-manager. Strong leaders know there are …

Don’t Hold People Accountable—Do This Instead

Managers often miss the most important part of performance management conversations by focusing only on results and accountability, says Susan …

Leading by Serving—5 Essential Ingredients to Becoming a Leader People Want to Follow

Regardless of their formal title or position, people who want to be great leaders must embrace an attitude of service to others. That’s the message …

Beyond the matrix organization

In this <i>Quarterly</i> archive article, Tom Peters examines the flaws of the matrix-organization design and explores several more effective approaches to …

12 Personality Traits of A Remarkable Boss (Infographic)

The performance of a business depends in some part on the relationship among employees and their bosses. Show me happy employees and it can be proven …