“There really seems to be a concern about where the next generation of workforce is coming from and how will we keep our communities, our state, and even our country strong,” Rick says.
“So in communicating regularly with area business and industry leaders, we know they believe strongly, perhaps more than ever before, that if you are to be successful in the workplace you must have a strong work ethic,” Dennis says.
“Now it’s college and career ready—in the past they would say college or career ready,” Greg says.
“It’s that orchestration of all of the elements that helps to sustain a new way of learning over time that is what the Orchestrate role is all about,” Diane 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."