temporary versus permanent

one of the most frustrating things about the international teaching lifestyle, for me, is the assumption that everything is temporary. it is true, in a way: the majority of us will be leaving the school and the city that we are currently living in within 1 or 2 or 3 or 5 years. a few will create deep […]

school culture

how to be a good principal and establish a healthy school culture: +trust that your teachers are smart and kind +realize that your teachers will get tired and make mistakes +believe that your students can and will grow and change +allocate responsibility; recognize others’ expertise +admit when you don’t know something +be clear about your […]