Check out this post from Dan McCarthy regarding leadership and change.
In the post, McCarthy cites leadership expert John Kotter. If you recall a particular piece of Kotter’s work, Our Iceberg is Melting, you know how important the change process is and how easily we can get off track. This is particularly true in education. Are our educational leaders adequately mastering the seven elements noted in the post? Does your school or organization have a vision? Do you have a “BHAG” as part of your vision?