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A Missing Piece

As a new principal, one of the things I really wanted to focus on, was involving the entire community in helping our campus succeed. One of the ideas that I had was to have a Business/Community Open House before school started.  One where we invite…

When You Believe

The topic of this post has been on my mind for a while, but I think I can finally put it into words.  Or at least attempt to! I believe in dreaming big.  I believe in what others may think is “impossible”. Last night I…

When a PLN “Circles the Wagons”

As the pieces have fallen together over at Navasota Intermediate, something interesting has happened. Let me start by giving you a little background.  Navasota Intermediate is being “reconstituted”.  Essentially that means that when they hired me as the new Principal, I had to come in…

#YouMatter Panel at #ISTE2014 w/ @techbradwaid @angelamaiers @techminock @stevemesler and ME!

**this post was co-written with Drew Minock.If you’ve been a connected educator for very long you’ve probably heard of the #YouMatter movement.  The movement was founded by Angela Maiers and seeks to help celebrate the potential that each individual has and to remind others of…

This is just the beginning for @NavasotaInt….

The past week has been a whirlwind. Last Sunday evening I left with about 15 of my new staff members on a 4 day trip to Corpus to learn about the “Engage Learning Model” that we would be using to transform Navasota Intermediate this year….