Building Relationships and Culture with Jon Wennstrom – Podcast

Building Relationships and Culture with Jon Wennstrom – Podcast Jonathon Wennstrom is a building principal in Michigan. Jon discusses the importance of relationships and culture. He draws on insight from George Couros, Jimmy Casas, Carol Dweck, and others. Jon is an advocate for students and staff. Jon is engaging and informative, he is always open to sharing ideas on Twitter and in person.  Jon sends an open invite to all of our listeners to visit his school.  We hope you enjoy listening to Jon’s advice! From Jon – about Jon – Elementary principal, educational blogger, and leadership speaker. I serve at the local level as a principal in Livonia Public… Read More

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How to RAISE Yourself as a Leader

HOW TO RAISE YOURSELF AS A LEADER There are many responsibilities that the principal has throughout the year.  Principals are the instructional leader, motivator, assessment coordinator, many times counselor, behavior specialists among many other roles. As you continue your growth this year as a principal, we want to offer you some strategies that will assist you to RAISE your leadership.  The topics we will be sharing are around Relationships, Assessments, how to Inspire, Shared Leadership, and how to Elevate.  It is essential to foster your own growth, so in turn you can support the growth of your students and staff. Relationships Relationships with students, staff, and parents are critical to a successful learning environment. Take time to… Read More

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