Feb 13, 2024
What does it mean to "commit" to transformation? What does "transformation" mean? In this episode, John Dues and host Andrew Stotz discuss Point 14 of Dr. Deming's 14 Points for Management - with John's interpretations for educators.
0:00:02.2 Andrew Stotz: My name is Andrew Stotz, and I'll be your host as...
Jan 30, 2024
What's the difference between education and training? Why is the distinction important? How does the Deming lens offer a new perspective on teacher effectiveness? In this episode, John Dues and host Andrew Stotz talk about why it's important to go beyond skills training and encourage education for...
Jan 23, 2024
How do grading systems, teacher ratings, school rankings, and other programs like those create barriers to learning? Should we eliminate them entirely, or do they have their place? John Dues and host Andrew Stotz talk about how to preserve joy in learning.
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Jan 9, 2024
Who wins when teams and team members compete with each other? In this final episode in the Role of a Manager in Education series, David Langford and Andrew Stotz discuss why cooperation beats competition, particularly in schools.
0:00:02.5 Andrew Stotz: My name is Andrew Stotz and I'll be your host as...
Dec 26, 2023
What are unhurried conversations, and why should managers prioritize them? In this episode, David Langford and host Andrew Stotz talk about the kinds of conversations managers should be having with their team members.
0:00:02.5 Andrew Stotz: My name is Andrew Stotz, and I'll be your host as we continue our...