Leadership

Julie Nariman principal of the High School of Language and Innovation NYC talking about education and leadership

December 22, 2018

Relishing work before vacation

Yesterday was the Friday before winter break.   I noticed people using a typical greeting I hear each year around this time: “One day until break,” or “Let’s make […]
December 16, 2018

Creating space

School offices are busy spaces.  A lot can be happening at once in a small space: computers humming, phones ringing, a parent visiting to get information or […]
October 24, 2018

Making thinking transparent

Every week, my assistant principals and I hold a meeting with the teacher-leaders of each department in our high school: math, science, social studies, and English.  […]
August 19, 2018

Saying Goodbye to “Toggle Brain”

As a principal, I used to feel I should create more time to be with each staff member.  I knew that it was unrealistic to spend […]