“Leaders who are authentic are very in touch with the deeply held values,” Diane says.
“This is a conversation we have almost daily because we want to make sure that we are coming through with a promises-made, promises-kept type of mentality,” Matt says.
“Students are our future, and the community has as much responsibility in that as the school systems do,” Diane says.
"“When you make sure that you keep students and their hopes and dreams and their needs always as your North Star, then talking and addressing difficult situations becomes a little easier because every single parent wants the best for their child,” Carolyne says.
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"To ignore the link [between performance and...] poverty is to beg for failure in any successful use of this testing system."
“The belief is not about me. The building is not about me. It’s about the culture of the community, the district… Begin with the end in mind.”
"I believe our biggest problem with technology actually starts in our minds. Our minds our the greatest software ever invented and we need to program it for excellence."
"Nobody has ever complained to me that we've given too much communication. [...] My belief is that you shouldn't try to hide anything or make anything appear what it is not. Whatever we are going to do we are going to send out factual information."