January 5, 2017

Successfully Navigating High-Stakes Conversations

By Jill Dunchick   Scenario #1: A teacher who is two to six minutes late on a consistent basis because of traffic between her son’s daycare […]
November 29, 2016

Time to Hire: Kicking Off Hiring Season

By Stephanie Patton   In many schools, hiring begins as the current school year wraps up, and continues through summer break – between June and August. […]
October 26, 2016

Taking the Stage

By Erika Haskins and Aidin Carey   I started taking piano lessons at the age of eight. Fueled by an intrinsic desire to excel, and bolstered […]
September 28, 2016

Opening Days 2016

The Follow-on Support team witnessed inspirational opening days at new BES schools across the country in August.   The words and photographs below will make you feel […]
September 26, 2016

What’s Our Why?

By Sue Walsh We live in a difficult and challenging world.   There is deep anger at the level of violence too many people face, and deep […]
August 17, 2016

Conducting the Perfect Board

By Joy Coates   As the founder of a charter school, the Board of Directors is the first team you will build, and in many ways, […]
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