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. We hope you enjoy listening to Jon’s advice! Listen to Jon Wennstrom – Building Relationships and Culture from iFireUP Ignite Learning in Podcasts. https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/ifireup-ignite-learning/id1443982285?mt=2&i=1000424262943

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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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Twitter It!

Twitter It, Just a Little Bit! Education Twitter chats continue to grow in popularity because of the professional learning that takes place. These Twitter chats happen at designated time, use a hashtag, and discuss a topic of interest. Many educators begin slowly in the world of Twitter, but quickly realize the power of the platform and the connections that are made. I have connected with people from all over the world and have even hired speakers for my live events based on their engagement in Twitter. Recently, I was listening to a podcast and Dave Burgess, author of Teach Like a Pirate, was the featured guest. I was amazed as… Read More

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