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About This Show
Better Leaders Better Schools is a world-class podcast created for you --the current school administrator, emerging leader, and educational influencer. Each episode Daniel Bauer interviews top school principals as well as industry leaders to unpack their leadership insights learned via their experiences and mistakes. Discover how to create a winning school culture, focus on the essential, and lead with courage and integrity. Learn how to build relationships, leverage data, and maximize your influence by practicing a growth mindset. Each show includes helpful educational resources shared to improve your leadership skills at school. In addition to increasing student achievement and helping school leaders meet their peak performance, this podcast was created to make your commute, workout, and even the chores more enjoyable!
Most Recent Episode
094: Leading for long-term change with Colin Hogan
5 days ago
Colin Hogan is Head of School at Learning Community Charter School. From 2010-2013 he was the Social Studies Coordinator for the Highland Park School District. He taught 6th grade history in Highland Park from 2004-2010. Prior to coming to Highland Park Mr. Hogan taught at Princeton Charter School. Mr. Hogan began his career in education in 1999 teaching at the Academy of Communications and Technology and at the Bernard Zell Anshe Emet Day School in Chicago. He has won numerous awards for teaching and was recognized as New Jersey History Teacher of the Year in 2013. Before becoming a teacher he worked as a community organizer in both Israel and New York City. Mr. Hogan earned his Bachelor of Arts in History at Indiana University, pursued graduate studies in Early Adolescent Education at Bank Street College of Education, and at the NJExcel program. Mr. Hogan currently serves as President of the Kean University Diversity Council the state's premier prejudice reduction and Holocaust education consortium for NJ schools. Show Highlights: Giving everyone a seat at the table The power of student focus groups Why Michelle Obama didn’t give Colin a job How to make a difference through social justice What a school that runs a post-office and has a therapy dog operates An amazing 8th grade activity to push kids outside the “bubble” Leadership is lonely Put your invisible megaphone away How the mastermind has helped his school leadership Leading for long-term change Why you should avoid saying “from now on …” Resources Start where you are, but don’t stay there Rac(e)ing to classboth by Dr. H Richard Milner IV Follow Colin on Twitter Join my hybrid group coaching & leadership development community Text BETTERMASTERMIND to 33444 Create winning cultures Focus on the essential