Education

The Problem With School Is…

I am so tired of hearing this line. “The problem with school is…” It prefaces every discussion anyone has about education these days. Whether it be politicians, parents or even teachers, when ever people gather to discuss education, the discussion inevitably turns to how horrible things are in the classroom and how things have just …

Trust – Leadership & Education

I was recently tasked with the daunting responsibility of reading a chapter about Trust in a book called, The Truth About Leadership by James Kouzes and Barry Posner. Now as surprising as it might be to some, the reading part was not daunting but the purpose for which I am reading the chapter is.  After digesting this riveting chapter, I am to …

Education System In Crisis

Our education systems in the western world has come to a crossroads. Some would say crisis but some might say opportunity. Our current situation is not the result of just one factor but the confluence of a number of social, economic and technological changes in our world, which the current education system is simply not designed for. …