Trust, Feedback, and Growth

Leaders rely on accurate information to inform their decisions. It's no different than driving. When we glance down at the gas gauge we don't want an inflated estimate of our vehicle's fuel level. Nor do we want our speedometer to give us the benefit of the doubt by rounding down 10-20 m.p.h. when we're in a hurry. Actually, that may sound somewhat appealing...until we find ourselves paying for a speeding ticket. In the same spirit, it might sound appealing to get overwhelmingly positive feedback from the people around us. Inflated estimates. Benefits of the doubt. But these things aren't really helpful either. What's helpful (to me at least) is a person who cares enough to share an honest a

Dr. Brad Gustafson is an elementary principal, author, and speaker. He believes schools can be spaces where creativity and innovation thrive, but only when we prioritize relationships and a relevant, connected pedagogy. 


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