If you have a passion for the
challenges and opportunities of public school systems today, then we share
something in common. This site contains some of the ideas,
strategies and knowledge I've developed over more than a decade of
active study and involvement, including service on the Board of
Education in Nashville.
System presents a a
three-pronged strategy for helping a system go from good to great.
Study details a method of teacher
collaboration that could support the "Effective Teachers"
prong of the Great System strategy.
is a resource on the Tennessee Value-Added Analysis System. I
believe systems need good, multi-sourced and broad data collection and
analysis systems. TVAAS is one component of such a system that
comes standard in Tennessee.
contains my notes on education, leadership, management, and social
psychology books and articles.
Work contains information on
four more key initiatives (in addition to Lesson Study) that I
championed while on the Board.
is a very new area devoted to contemporary stories of life-long
provides some personal biographical information.
wish to correspond about anything on this site, feel free to contact me
I have enjoyed some stimulating and encouraging exchanges with visitors
to this site. I hope you will find something on this site that will be
you. . .