Episode 80-A conversation with the amazing farmer, leader, principal, and author, Darren Ellwein
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Darren Ellwein, Principal, Design thinker, Inspiring Voice and Choice through building relationships Key words: education, service learning, PBL Music by Liam Kilby Cover art by Dave Cardona http://5toolmedia.com
Revolutions Start with Relationships with Darren Ellwein Transformative Principal 286
Revolutions Start with Relationships with Darren Ellwein Transformative Principal 286 Social media: Tailor everything to the learner - via @dellwein Darren Ellwein is my dessert bro and principal at the middle level in South Dakota! Revolution is about a group of people. From a staff culture standpoint: there was some kickback. It’s so much fun! Personalizing learning - what small steps do you need to take? Tailor everything to the learner. Mastery projects - success criteria You have to give up control. Relationships “it feels like my family.” Let the kids decide the norms. Waiting on content for 2-3 weeks. Done with our standards before we get to the standardized tests. personalizedlearningtools.com Personalized Learning is not about sitting in front of a computer all day. Starts with a relationship, then goes on to flexible content. Those kids broke in adults every year! Hannah and Alex - there was a pace set for everyone, even though it didn’t match. She would tell you she wouldn’t go back to the way it was. How to be a transformative principal? Be your own person. Hold on to your beliefs. Have the mindset of serving kids. Schedule a call with Jethro Are you feeling like you are always behind at school? Do you feel like you need about 2 more hours each day to accomplish everything? Here’s how I help principals work manageable hours: Create your ideal week, so that you can leave work at work and enjoy your life! Please take a moment to rate this podcast in iTunes or on Stitcher. Please follow me on Twitter: @jethrojones for the host and @TrnFrmPrincipal for the show. Buy Communication Cards Show notes on TransformativePrincipal.com Download Paperless Principal. Take Control of your email Web Site Transformative Principal on Stitcher Refer A Principal Best Tools for Busy Administrators Survey
Derek McCoy & Darren Ellwein are Leading a Educational Revolution.
Derek McCoy & Darren Ellwein are the co-authors of "The Revolution: It's Time To Empower Change In Our Schools.But this book & podcast isn't about edu-theory- its about experience. Please give this a listen, & give them a follow. Derek: https://twitter.com/mccoyderekDarren: https://twitter.com/dellweinTheir book is on Amazon at: https://www.amazon.com/Revolution-Time-Empower-Change-Schools/dp/1949595269/ref=sr_1_1?keywords=Derek+McCoy&qid=1559087103&s=books&sr=1-1
Episode #23: Inspiring Kids to Greatness with Darren Ellwein
Rethinking Learning Podcast
Darren Ellwein has been principal of Harrisburg South Middle School, Harrisburg, South Dakota for eight years. He has always had a passion for technology. Darren believes technology and personalized learning has a transformational potential for growth in learning, for teachers and students. I’m very fortunate to have met and spent time with Darren in Minnesota ...