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21st Century Educating, Part 3: Innovation

This is the third in a five part series on what I view as critical qualities for 21st Century educational leaders. These posts are not intended to be all-inclusive, nor are the topics addressed in any particular order.     in·no·va·tion/ˌinəˈvāSHən/ 1.  The introduction of something new 2.  A new idea, method, or device Not … Continue reading

21st Century Educating, Part 2: Reflection

This is the second in a five part series on what I view as critical qualities for 21st Century educational leaders. These posts are not intended to be all-inclusive, nor are the topics addressed in any particular order.   Reflection is an important aspect of being an effective educator. Wow.  That statement probably isn’t going … Continue reading

21st Century Educating, Part 1: Passion

This is the first in a five part series on what I view as critical qualities for 21st Century educational leaders.  These posts are not intended to be all-inclusive, nor are the topics addressed in any particular order.  Please note that when I use the term “leader” my intent is to include all school members … Continue reading

Double Vision: Lenses of Leadership

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.  ~ Helen Keller As difficult as it is to admit, my efforts at reading are greatly improved if I use a pair of glasses.  From a distance, my vision … Continue reading

The difference…

…between: apathy and empathy knowing it all and a willingness to learn close enough and room for improvement hearing and listening eight-hour days and doing what is needed uninspiring and creative winging it and being prepared talking and teaching going through the motions and caring static and dynamic earning a salary and making a difference … Continue reading

Jeff Delp

Junior high principal by day, sports enthusiast, technology fanatic and jedi in my own mind. Striving to be a difference maker!