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24
NOV
2020

Staying Connected

By Christy Merchant, Cohort 7 Mentor, Principal at Grassy Creek Elementary Today was our last day in-person until January 19th.  Our elementary school is going virtual.&nbs
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16
NOV
2020

Decisions in the Parking Lot

By Adam McDaniel, Cohort 8 Mentor, Principal at New Castle Middle School There are many habits in other people that irritate us from time to time. Maybe for you, it i
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03
NOV
2020

A Crazy-Sounding Strategy That Might Help You

By Dr. Rhonda Roos, IPLI Leadership Team & IPLI Extended Mentor Several years ago, I read an article that described a strategy called Inversion T
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27
OCT
2020

Two Questions You Need To Ask

By Michael R. Pinto, IPLI Leadership Team & Cohort 8 Mentor, Principal at James Cole Elementary School I have told my staff and others that reopening schools dur
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20
OCT
2020

Celebrate

By Tom Stoner, Cohort 7 Mentor, Principal at Kouts Middle/High School As of today, we have been in school four and a half weeks! We started our year out in person and have been able to
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01
OCT
2020

Self-Care for Educators

By Krista Nelson, Cohort 7 Mentor, Principal at Center Grove Elementary School The last seven months have taught us all how to be more flexible and give grace to others. M
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30
SEP
2020

Leadership Sets the Tone

By David Robertson, Leadership Team & Cohort 7 Mentor, Warsaw Community Schools It’s hard to believe that it was 19 years ago that the attacks of September 11, 2001,
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10
SEP
2020

Remember the Lonely Work

By Michael R. Pinto, IPLI Leadership Team & Cohort 8 Mentor, Principal at James Cole Elementary School As a school principal, I benefit from being married to a practi
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25
AUG
2020

We Persist

By Michael R. Pinto, IPLI Leadership Team & Cohort 8 Mentor, Principal at James Cole Elementary School Our school staff theme this year is based on the book The Old Truck by Jarret
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23
JUL
2020

The Happiness Challenge

By Linda Marrs-Morford, IPLI Director Last week at a training session with our IPLI mentors, Dr. Rhonda Roos from our Leadership Team shared the work of Shawn Achor and hi
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