Great leaders are constantly reflecting on their practice and assessing progress towards social justice. We place so much pressure on ourselves to reach outcomes, to fight injustice, and to challenge the status quo. This is the work of a critical pedagogue. We want to make sure that we are not another cog in the wheel of social reproduction.
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There are so many books about education and leadership. I myself have a bookshelf filled with tons of “must read” texts. My nightstand and the backseat of my car are filled with more.
Where do you start to get a foundation and learn shortcuts to success?
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True leadership is distributed across a school and inclusive. This requires teacher leaders. It’s time to get involved, take initiative, apply for positions, and plan PD. Not everyone wants to be a school administrator, but students need leaders for equity in all spaces. Whether you want to apply to an admin program or you want to have more influence in the transformation of your school, here are 11 things Teachers and Counselors can do:
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School should be a place, where students wake up early and rush to get to. It should be engaging, welcoming, and prepare students for their future.
Not some students.
They deserve it.
Continue reading “Why do we need Culturally Responsive Leadership?”