5 Things you should be thinking about now to set yourself up for a strong second half of the school year

Biggest Takeaways You Don't Want to Miss:
  • Instead of waiting for the same challenges you deal with every year, why not take steps now to eliminate them before they arrive?
  • Instead of coasting into the new year, why not take steps now to set you, your teachers, and your students up for success so that you finish the school year strong.
  • Now is the perfect time to take stock of the school year so far and put things in place to have an even better second half.
  • Leaders are just trying to survive until winter break. Builders are using the time now to make sure that their schools come back from break stronger and better than before.
  • You have a choice: Either you can wait for the inevitable challenges that come with the second half of the school year, or you can proactively eliminate those challenges now so that you don’t have to deal with them at all. 

This week, we’re rewinding back to episode 184: Even though the school year follows a predictable rhythm most years, many school leaders wait for the typical challenges to crop up and then react to them. Builders are different. Builders anticipate upcoming challenges and then take steps to mitigate or eliminate them entirely. That’s why on today’s episode, we’re taking a look at what Builders should be doing now in order to set themselves up for a successful second half of the school year. Tune in to discover what you should be thinking about now in order to finish the rest of the year strong #LikeABuilder.

Check out these highlights:
  • Why you need to have a strong vision going into the new year.
  • How to eliminate work that is misaligned with your vision so that you can focus on the things that truly matter.
  • The right way to collect valuable intel on what is and is not working so that you can focus your efforts in the new year.
  • Why you need to start your master scheduling process right now.
  • The key systems you need to set up to avoid overwhelm and frustration in the new year. 
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