Is Your School Leadership Delphic or Odyssean?

This week the newspaper described two varieties of economic forward guidance: Delphic and Odyssean. Delphic is named after the ambiguous Greek oracle, Delphi. Intentions are announced and repeated until new data alters the intent. Odyssean recalls the Greek hero Odysseus tying his hands to the mast as they passed the Sirens. He heard the music […]

2013 ERB Conference Recap!

ERB’s 86th Annual Conference in Fort Worth, Texas, was astounding! The energy was palpable, beginning with the Academic Leadership Summit: Best Practice Showcase which was exclusively sponsored by True Grits/Parker Uniforms. A game of Scrabble “Make Words, Make Friends” made for wonderful interaction in breaking the ice and getting to meet new faces. Sponsors held […]