“Education ought to foster the wish for truth, not the conviction that some particular creed is the truth.” Education as a Political Institution, by Bertrand Russell: http://www.theatlantic.com/magazine/archive/1916/06/education-as-a-political-institution/305258/
“That App is My Life” – Teenagers and Snapchat: http://www.buzzfeed.com/benrosen/how-to-snapchat-like-the-teens
3 Biases that Negatively Affect the Decision to Hire a New Head of School: http://www.nais.org/Independent-Ideas/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=518
1. Priming bias: identified weaknesses of the present Head get outsized value in hiring.
2. Halo bias: a candidate’s current highly regarded, prestigious school becomes a proxy for the candidate’s collective attributes.
3. Beauty contest bias: a candidate’s interview and likability overshadow the discipline and rigor of amassing evidence that proves he/she has the needed leadership attributes.
Do elite colleges really lead to higher salaries? In Science and Math, no. In Liberal Arts, Yes. http://on.mktw.net/20HCQ3m
Why and How to Take a Team Approach to Technology at Your School: http://www.nais.org/Independent-Ideas/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=517
To Rebuild a School Technology Program, Leaders Must First Arrive at Common Ground: http://www.nais.org/Independent-Ideas/Lists/Posts/Post.aspx?ID=517
Guess what? You Already Have All The Skills You Need to Succeed. You really do. http://www.thesimpledollar.com/you-already-have-all-the-skills-you-need-to-succeed/