Tom Hierck: 7 Keys to a Positive Learning Environment

Tom Hierk: 7 Keys to a Positive Learning Environment
Better Leaders Better Schools guest Tom Hierck has been an educator since 1983 in a career that has spanned all grade levels and roles in public education. His experiences as a teacher, administrator, district leader, department of education project leader, and executive director have provided a unique context for his education philosophy. Tom is the author of 7 Keys to a Positive Learning Environment and is making his second appearance on the show!
Tom Hierck, author of 7 Keys to a Positive Learning Environment,  was originally on my show in EP 056
 
He also co-authored Starting a Movement with Ken Williams.

7 Keys to a Positive Learning Environment Show Highlights

  • I wish I always got it right, but I didn’t.
  • Speaking to the essence of positive learning environment
  • The start of the day is our one chance to win
  • Focus on students and make school the best 6 hours of their day
  • Create an elevating culture
  • Standing meetings sharing the good news
  • Kids first agendas
  • How writing a solo book is challenging
  • Teacher presence
  • The difference between expectations and rules
  • How to inspire hope for a new school year
  • The most amazing feedback activity for teachers to give students
  • Do we turn to each other or against each other?
7 keys to a positive learning environment is a great book

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