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Transformative Principal is 

Dec 6, 2022

Dr. Erika Garcia-Niles is a principal in MIssouri.

  •  we don't remember our impact but they sure do.
  • behind the scenes at new district
  • better than I could have imagined.
  • Focus on people - It's all about the people.
  • People by day, paperwork by night.
  • It's about surrounding yourself with the right people.
  • Leave before you're ready.
  • Don't find the next thing, find the right thing.
  • Use coaching to help someone reflect on themselves.
  • Ask questions of them to get them to reflect
  • We can get hung up on the things we don't believe, rather than what we do believe.
  • Every single child should have a person.
  • I feel like school was made for me!
  • Eric Makelky
  • Special Education
  • What teachers need from principals right now?
  • How to be a transformative principal? Check in with your teachers!




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