Since adopting the online tool for superintendent evaluations, Leichner says that SuperEval has helped his district to define its priorities and allowed them to add substance to the conversation. Evaluations are no longer limited to a predetermined checklist that may not even properly represent a superintendent’s typical duties.
SuperEval streamlined the evaluation process for Batavia City School District, which can now be completed in less than a month. Even better, the process freed up more time to concentrate on the students.
As a leader in your district, you are left to address staffing shortages in your schools. While it may be overwhelming, there are some things you can do to help turn the tides, keep the best and brightest on board, and fill these vacancies.
Social media can be a great tool to help you build momentum, engagement, and excitement about what your schools are up to — all of which lead to promoting school spirit.
Podcasts are a great way to reflect, grow, and even relax or recharge. We’ve put together a few recommendations for school leaders.
The Great Resignation has impacted nearly every industry, but educators are feeling the hit the most. More than 55% of educators have revealed they plan to leave their jobs earlier than initially planned (Jotkoff, 2022). This has left superintendents and other school leaders scrambling to find replacements.
In a day where it’s hard to find time to sit down to read, podcasts offer you a chance to learn, reflect, grow, or immerse yourself in a story on the go. So, whether you’re commuting to work, grading papers, taking a walk, or driving your kids to practice, you can take some well-deserved time to do something for yourself.
While social media helps us stay connected in an increasingly globalized world, it doesn’t come without consequences. Through numerous studies, frequent social media use has been linked to increased mental, emotional, and physical risks and issues among adolescents.
Open communication happens in a school when all members, regardless of position, are empowered to share their thoughts without any fear of repercussions. Open communication then becomes a cultural trait that teams cultivate...
You have most likely heard the age-old question, “If a tree falls in the forest, and there is no one around to hear it, did it make a noise?” Here is a new one: “If you set a goal, and in the end, have nothing to show for it, did you truly make...