Category Archives: Career Readiness

And Is Better Than Or

I spend a lot of time thinking about strategic planning.  I think a good strategic plan is an integral part of a successful school district.   As a part of that, I spend a lot of time looking at mission … Continue reading

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Punched in the Mouth

January will mark the start of the legislative season in Wyoming.  One of the things I’ve learned about being a superintendent in Wyoming is that you pretty much drop whatever you’re doing for the next two months and focus on … Continue reading

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The Multiple Facets of Technology

As most of you know, SCSD #1 has made a huge commitment to the integration of technology into our curriculum and our instructional methods.  Next year, all students in grades 3-8 will have their own mobile device to use each … Continue reading

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One of the things I read frequently is that U.S. schools are not preparing students for the global economy. To cite evidence of this, we often see data from international tests like the PISA or the TIMSS. Yes, it’s true … Continue reading

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