New Principal Entry Guide

If you are a new principal, consider purchasing our New Principal Entry guide for .99 from Amazon to help you start your new position as smoothly as possible.

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This straightforward guide walks you through the important first relationships you need to build and the critical meetings you need to schedule to position yourself for a great first year.

Do you still remember your why?

Looking forward to serving on the Courageous Principals Panel tonight at Deloitte University.

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One of the potential questions is why did you enter the field of education and more importantly, what has kept you there.  Do you still remember your why? Take a moment and reflect on why it is you do what you do.  It will refresh you for the next week!

Looking forward to seeing the Life School leaders who are attending as well.

Start with Why

This is a #PrimerLivecast that reminds us why you have to start with why to access discretionary effort from your staff.  You can’t rely on only on your positional authority if you truly want to be an influencer.

Presentation at Dallas Baptist University Impact and Engage Conference

Looking forward to sharing Asking Better Questions Using Multiple Lenses to Improve Teacher Efficacy at Dallas Baptist University on October 6th.

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The short 40 minute presentation incorporates work from Elena Aguilar’s The Art of Coaching, Michael Marquardt’s Leading with Questions, and Deloitte Consulting’s Courageous Principals.

Links to other resources:

#PrimerLive Youtube Channel (over 35+ Leadership Episodes)

#PrimerLeadership group on Facebook

@Troy Mooney  on Twitter (connect with me to continue the conversation)

Primer New Principal Entry Guide (available in Kindle format on Amazon)

Primer podcast for Leaders on iTunes

Grow Your Own Leaders: Building Capacity From Within presentation at #TCSACON

Looking forward to presenting Grow your own leaders: Building capacity from within on 10/4 at the Texas Charter School Association Conference (#TCSACON) with Herbert O’Neil.  We will be in Salon 1 at 8 am.  Join us to share your own ideas as we discuss how to start a leadership preparation program in any sized organization.

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I have included the following links for those attending the session:

Primer Lead Competencies

Pathway to Leadership Preparation PDF

Wallace Foundation Effective Principal Leadership

Rainwater Alliance: New approach to principal preparation

#PrimerLive Youtube Channel (over 35+ Leadership Episodes)

#PrimerLeadership group on Facebook

@Troy Mooney  on Twitter (connect with me to continue the conversation)

Primer New Principal Entry Guide (available in Kindle format on Amazon)

Primer podcast for Leaders on iTunes

Influence to Lead Presentation at Texas Charter School Association Conference #TCSACON

Excited to present Influence to Lead: From intention to implementation with Herbert O’neil on 10/3/16.

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I have included the following links for those attending the session:

#PrimerLive Youtube Channel (over 35+ Leadership Episodes)

#PrimerLeadership Facebook Group

@Troy Mooney  on Twitter (connect with me to continue the conversation)

Primer New Principal Entry Guide (available in Kindle format on Amazon)

Primer podcast for Leaders on iTunes

#PrimerLive Ep. 36: The Moments that Matter

A point of emphasis of the Deloitte Courageous Principals program (and with their consulting efforts) is what do you do in the moments that matter with your employees.  Recognizing these moments and creating exceptional experiences will deepen your critical relationships with your staff.

To learn more about Courageous Principals