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ERIC Number: EJ776129
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006-Jun
Pages: 1
Abstractor: ERIC
Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-1053-6728
Everyday Innovation: Ten Practical Tips for Fostering Innovation
Simkins, Michael
Technology & Learning, v26 n11 p32 Jun 2006
For educators to be successful in teaching students to step up and become tomorrow's innovators, they must become innovators themselves. Enter school leadership. This article provides 10 practical steps any superintendent, principal, or other administrator can take to help make that happen: (1) Go on record; (2) Model innovation; (3) Pollinate; (4) Nurture expert practice; (5) Build a receptive climate; (6) Budget for innovation; (7) Hold people accountable; (8) Declare a "holiday from routine"; (9) Bring problems to the group; and (10) Develop an innovation management plan.
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Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators
Language: English
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