Sometimes when we don't have the right tool for the job it makes things 10 times harder than they need to be or we fail entirely. Just ask my husband this question and he can give you many frustrating DIY experiences. Many times our work initiatives fail or prove more difficult because we are not… Continue reading Tools for Successful Change
Change is difficult. Well intentioned plans can get lost in the everyday shuffle of life. This phenomenon is characterized as the “Whirlwind.” (McChesney, Covey, & Huling, 2012, p. 6) Throughout my career, I have seen many ideas and initiatives lost in the whirlwind as the school year progresses. This year I have an implementation plan… Continue reading Ready, Set, Go!
Change is difficult for most of us. Many times we lack the support needed to make the change. I am working on an implementation plan to use station rotation blended learning in 6th grade Social Studies this year. Through reading the book Influencer: The New Science of Leading Change, I have identified vital behaviors and… Continue reading Influencing Change