The Gift of Feedback

October 29, 2018 |

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This special feature on Possip's blog is thanks to educator and entrepreneur Lauren Sikes.  Lauren is the Founder and CEO of DesignEd, which innovates culture + curriculum in K-12 schools. She taugh ...

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Educating is hard. Let parents help!

October 10, 2018 |

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The original opening for this blog post shared a real life scenario highlighting how hard educators' jobs are. The scenario happened just last week to a school counselor I know.  Before posting it I ...

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Lean Into Small Parent Turnout! Starting Where You Are With Parent Engagement

September 20, 2018 |

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You may have heard of the book "Good is the Enemy of Great".  It is a wonderful book that outlines why we don't have great organizations because we're willing to settle for good - or good enough orga ...

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Parents Have Needs Too! Academics is Lower Than You Think

September 11, 2018 |

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Earlier in my career – before kids – I worked with a few community organizing groups. One group was doing parent surveys – and I was shocked when a large scale survey What Matters Most to Parent ...

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7 Tips to Get Your Kids Talking

August 21, 2018 |

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We know the feeling.  You want to get your kids talking and know about every minute of your children’s days of school (What did you learn? What did you have for your lunch? Did you make friends? Ho ...

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