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July 12, 2019

The specialness of being un-special: a reflection on hiring

It’s July and we’re hiring teachers for the next school year.  I’ve learned something odd about hiring: the more I feel I “need” a potential candidate, […]
September 8, 2018

The aliveness of being new

This summer, I hiked for two days in Big Sur, California.  One day after a rigorous hike, I stopped at a beautiful restaurant.  The restaurant was […]
August 4, 2018

Being of service by being direct

It’s nearing the end of hiring season for teachers.  As a high school principal, I’ve recently attended hiring fairs where I meet prospective teachers. In the […]
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