LISTEN Good advocates use effective listening strategies. The more you learn about your students the better equipped you will be to advocate for them. Know Students’ Rights Become familiar with state and federal laws and policies. Every Student Succeeds Act (ESSA) is a great place to start. Your state department of education is also another… Continue reading 5 Ways to Advocate for Students and Families
My experiences as an educator, a parent, and as a student have shaped who I am and who I am becoming as a leader. As I reflect over the last twenty-three years in this profession I can identify several core characteristics that describe my leadership style, philosophy, and identity. Compassion and understanding are at the… Continue reading About
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