Entries by Dennis King

Enhancing the Professional Learning Community Process: A Series of Tweaks


Are teams getting their desired results? This question resonates with most teachers and principals each week as they work within their collaborative teams. All too often when asked about the PLC . . . Read more

Creating the Foundation: “Why Do We Have to Do This?”


The need to explore school culture is evident as schools work to become professional learning communities. Culture in any organization is the typically unexamined assumptions, beliefs, . . . Read more

Moving School Improvement Into the Classroom With SMART Goals


School districts across the United States are faced with improving achievement for all students. The complexity of this issue has resulted in the expansion of organized walkthroughs taking place . . . Read more