The 21st Century Principal
Pierce, M., & Stapleton, D. L. (Eds.). (2003). The 21st century principal: Current\nissues in leadership and policy. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Education\nPress.\n
The essays in this volume examine the future of public schooling in the\nUnited States and what it will mean to be a leader in public schools by\nfocusing on the issues that are most likely to have an impact on American\nsociety within the next 20 years. (p. 1)
Total number of pages in book = 96\n
\nTotal number of pages that discuss (and disagree about) the skills\nneeded for 21st century workplaces = approximately 3\n
Total number of pages that discuss the impact of digital technologies\non how K-12 education is delivered / done = 0\n
Total number of pages that discuss the need for school administrators\nto be technology leaders = 0\n
Read the book title and opening quote again. Shake your head in\ndisbelief.\n
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She met mere mortals with and without the Vatican's approval.
- For centuries, the Virgin Mary has appeared to the faithful, requesting devotion and promising comfort.
- These maps show the geography of Marian apparitions – the handful approved by the Vatican, and many others.
- Historically, Europe is where most apparitions have been reported, but the U.S. is pretty fertile ground too.
The legacy of Felix Dzerzhinsky, who led Soviet secret police in the "Red Terror," still confounds Russia.
- Felix Dzerzhinsky led the Cheka, Soviet Union's first secret police.
- The Cheka was infamous for executing thousands during the Red Terror of 1918.
- The Cheka later became the KGB, the spy organization where Russia's President Putin served for years.
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