Critical thinking is an essential element for preparing every learner to succeed in school and throughout life. School leaders are instrumental in establishing a positive tone for embracing critical thinking and cultivating a thinking environment throughout the school. Investing in an initiative to promote deeper thinking can favorably impact teaching and learning.
Lay the foundation for student growth and achievement with a practitioner’s guide that shares the why and the how for building critical thinking skills in K-12 classrooms.
Build positive relationships with parents to affect the success of students as well as the success of the campus. This book offers suggestions on how to cultivate and strengthen home-to-school partnerships with parents.
Developing strong relationships with parents, families, and community leaders will encourage parents to become more involved in the school community, and this, in turn, will have a strong impact on the overall effectiveness and inclusiveness of the school. The principal is the leader for modeling and setting an appropriate, positive tone and connections with parents.