Two Traits of Innovative Charter School Teachers

The internet is brimming over with writing on the key traits of innovators - "great" ones, "successful" ones, "strategic" ones, alike. Rather than regurgitate the litany of skills that super-duper innovators apparently must have, I'd like to focus on two key traits that are specific to the innovation we so desperately need in today's urban charter schools.…

Hitting Reset

Photo by Flickr user Redux When I took on my new tech role back in June, I approached it with a focus on teachers. In my years in the classroom (the only job I’ve known is teaching), I came to believe that teachers not only were the leverage points in schools but also that they…