David Irwin is the executive director of the District Administration Leadership Institute. Previously, Irwin worked for 14 years at Gartner Inc., the world’s leading research and advisory firm, where he served as senior managing partner. He led Gartner’s K12 education practice, partnering with school boards, superintendents and other district leaders to support and lead countless district strategy and mission-critical transformational initiatives.
by Michael Moore When school leaders dig into student achievement results, they begin with basic questions: Do the lesson plans […]
Bees are amazing creatures. Did you ever think that they are a lot like the best versions of us? They work together towards a goal. Each member of the hive is meticulously taught their role in the community which they fulfill with precision, accuracy and skill.
The final statement in the article Are we wired to learn? begged for a sequel to propose possible solutions to overcoming barriers that impede the ability to fully develop brain compatible learning opportunities for students.