This comprehensive resource examines lessons from the private sector, provides case studies of "star" principals, and offers reflection questions for more effective application of leadership principles.

Resolve to Do What Needs Doing … Then Do It!

Resolve to do what needs doing … then do it!

Nothing in the world can take the place of Persistence. Talent will not; nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not; unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not; the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent. The slogan “Press on” has solved and always will solve the problems of the human race.

—Calvin Coolidge, 30th president of the United States (1872–1933)

When veteran teachers who need to attend staff development refuse to do so, what can you do? If teachers are not on board with decisions made, what can you do? We believe what we read ...

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