Step One: First You Must Believe
To run a high-performing school where many of the students live in poverty requires, among other things, believing that all kids can learn.
But talking with many leaders of high-performing, high-poverty schools has convinced me their beliefs are even stronger.
“Many people say all children can learn. Well, that’s true. But a parakeet can learn, too. We look for people who believe that children can excel.”
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