In 1964 Kitty Genovese was murdered on the street just outside the apartment where she lived. The attack lasted more than 30 minutes, and she was screaming and resisting. The attacker stabbed her multiple times, until she died at last. It was later discovered that 38 of her neighbours saw the attack from their windows, […]
Admiring good school leaders
The last two weeks I have been coaching 19 school leaders individually.
It inspires me to see the way they all use and want to use MOT as a tool to strengthen the culture between the teachers, the teacher as a class leader and creating teachers who are role models to each other and the students.
It also inspires me to see how passionate they all are. They have a burning desire for the purpose of the school and they want all the best for the young ones.
We all have role models who have made impressions on our lives. Friends that make us stand up for what we believe in, musicians that make us follow our passion or a sibling that you aspire to follow in the footsteps of. Positive role models can show us that the impossible is possible, strengthen our […]
When you are stuck with a task, look for possibilities and alternatives instead of limitations. In the beginning, it is easy to get stuck with thinking “this suggestion is unrealistic”, “the others will shut it down” or “we’ve tried that before”. All that mindset is good for is killing potential ideas. Instead, think in the […]