Episodes

Aug. 9, 2022

Ep #241: Setting Up Your Instructional Coach for Success

Discover what instructional coaching is, why it works, and how you can set up your instructional coach for success. I’m discussin…

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Aug. 2, 2022

Ep #240: The Value of Trust

Having trust in your teachers is so important, and them trusting you is vital in creating the best environment for your students.…

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July 26, 2022

Ep #239: The Extended Value of Coaching for Your Family and School Co…

Discover the extended value of coaching for your family and school community. Hear how coaching provides compounding benefits tha…

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July 19, 2022

Ep #238: Time and Mind Management with First Year Principal Amy

Tune in this week as first-year principal Amy and I discuss the things that fueled her success as a first-year principal. We’re d…

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July 12, 2022

Ep #237: The 3 Month Plan

One problem I hear from every principal I work with is that they feel overwhelmed and behind, always trying to catch up. Well, I …

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July 5, 2022

Ep #236: STEAR 2.0

Those of you who have been listening for a while will know all about the STEAR Cycle. However, we’ve had a huge influx of listene…

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June 28, 2022

Ep #235: The Value of FUN 2.0

This week, I’m sharing an episode I recorded around a year ago all about the value of fun. With summer approaching, this is the p…

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June 21, 2022

Ep #234: Wrapping Up the Year

This week, I invite you to bring closure to the end of your school year. I’m sharing why spending time reflecting on this year is…

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June 14, 2022

Ep #233: Why Mental Health Matters

Tune in this week for a discussion about why mental health matters and how to make mental health a priority in your school. I’m s…

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June 7, 2022

Ep #232: Lighter Leadership

If you’re a school leader and you want to experience more enjoyment in your day-to-day, I invite you to tune in this week to disc…

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May 31, 2022

Ep #231: Handling the Emotions of Tragedy

Tune in this week to discuss the difficult topic of dealing with the emotions of tragedy. I’m sharing why we will never be able t…

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May 24, 2022

Ep #230: Mentoring Vs. Managing

Discover why focusing on your role as a mentor will always generate bigger and better results than leading from a place of believ…

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May 17, 2022

Ep #229: Enhanced Communication

Join me this week as I take a deep dive into the topic of people’s emotions, how to understand them, and how to ultimately feel b…

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May 10, 2022

Ep #228: Enjoy the Last Weeks of the School Year (Part 2)

Tune in this week to discover how to actually enjoy the last weeks of the school year. I’m sharing the importance of planning, wh…

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May 3, 2022

Ep #227: Enjoy the Last Weeks of the School Year (Part 1)

Tune in this week to discover how to enjoy, embrace, and celebrate all of the hard work and accomplishments of the past school ye…

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April 26, 2022

Ep #226: Staffing Assignment Conversations

Find out how to have staffing assignment conversations without worry and overwhelm. I’m sharing some pointers for what you need t…

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April 19, 2022

Ep #225: Your Most Powerful Leadership Strategy

This week, I'm showing you what your most powerful leadership strategy is. This magical skill set is not glamorous, fancy, or hig…

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April 12, 2022

Ep #224: Coaching, Money Mindset, and the Interview Process with Jena…

Tune in this week to discover the amazing journey Jena has been on with a few years of coaching under her belt, how it intersects…

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April 5, 2022

Ep #223: Navigating Teacher Observation Write-Up Season with Wendy Co…

Listen in this week as my guest Wendy Cohen shares what she’s discovered about the art of feedback, evaluation, and teacher obser…

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March 29, 2022

Ep #222: Leaving School Leadership

This week, I'm letting you in on my experience of making the decision to leave school leadership. I’m showing you why you might b…

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March 22, 2022

Ep #221: Test Score Anxiety

Discover how to create a school climate of pride, motivation, and certainty. I’m diving into what you are making test scores mean…

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March 15, 2022

Ep #220: Creating Teacher Buy-In

The topic of teacher buy-in comes up a lot in my coaching work, and this week, I have a story that comes directly from one of my …

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March 8, 2022

Ep #219: Staffing Decisions

Listen in this week as I share my tips for making staffing decisions stress-free. I know it sounds impossible right now, but you’…

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March 1, 2022

Ep #218: Creating Demand

Discover how to start creating demand as a school leader to make more money! I’m showing you what will make you an in-demand prin…

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