Saturday, June 17, 2017

Four Tweets from 6/17/17 #LeadUpChat

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Interview First Impressions: Not Only The Candidate

School districts across the country have hit their summer, so while our schools are much quieter with the vacancy of students, most school leaders and administrators are in the midst of interviews to fill vacancies for the upcoming year.

Recently, as I prepared to spend an afternoon interviewing selected candidates for a first-round of interviews, I reflected on an element within an interview that can be easily overlooked by those conducting interviews.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Holding It Down Solo

  • When: 06/13/2017
  • QIC: Powerball

Since the M is currently serving as an Advanced Placement Literature Exam Reader in Kansas City, yours truly needed to get creative to still fulfill my weekly beatdown.  Without being able to join my brothers at F3 Highlands, I took it to the back patio.  Very early...4:30 AM early (I wanted to make sure I was completely done before any chance of the 2.0 getting out of bed and not being able to find Daddy; of course, I still had to wake both up from being sound asleep later on in the morning, but I digress..).

Friday, May 26, 2017

LNC Class of 2017: Planned College Matriculation List

Based on what has been submitted to the College Counseling office and entered in Naviance, the following is a comprehensive college/university list of where the Lake Norman Charter HS Class of 2017 will be attending next Fall:

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Education "HR 101"

I acknowledge the corporate and business world are much different than the education field, but self-admittedly, the field of education is all I know.  As the school-year begins winding down, it's application/vacancy season.  I am very surprised how often two Human Resources basics are often not followed.

Call these the two commandments of "Education HR 101":

Saturday, May 6, 2017

Three Education-Related NC House Bills To Watch

Thursday, April 6, 2017

Three Tweets from April 5th #LRUedu Twitter Chat on Assessment

Saturday, April 1, 2017

Two from LNC Class of 2017 Headed to Air Force Academy

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Thursday, March 30, 2017

My Day as MS Principal - Twitter Media