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Maintaining Dignity, Integrity, and Community in the Discipline Process

The word discipline originates from the Latin root discere which means “to learn” and forms other derivatives like disciplina which means “instruction” and discipulus which ...
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When It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Your School: Reflecting on and Weathering the Storms of Change

And in the endThe love you takeIs equal to the love you make The Beatles In July of 2019, I will be experiencing a lot ...
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The Importance of Hiring Well

Head-Royce, along with many Bay Area Independent Schools, prioritizes hiring a top-notch, diverse faculty in order to support our mission, ensure effective teaching and learning, ...
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15 Books (and Anti-Racist Resources) to Add to Your Summer Reading List

As summer approaches, I get excited for the change in pace that allows me to spend time reading books that I had been hoping to ...
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Changing Lives Through Collaboration

“We must stretch our hearts again and again.”--Isiah NyongesaSilver Springs Secondary School, Nairobi Creative collaboration with teachers in the service of student learning has been ...
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Rethinking Teacher Evaluation in Independent Schools

Working in schools is a vulnerable act. Every day can feel like a high-stakes performance review in front of an audience of young evaluators: performing ...
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