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DEC
12
2018

Holiday Greetings from the Akribos Group

The Akribos Group would like to take this opportunity to extend to each of you our warmest thoughts and best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a very Happy New Year! Our sincere desire is that the joy of the season will greet each of you and your families with abundant blessing.
NOV
27
2018

Cynefin

If you consider that when I was in college in the early 1980s, the world population was 3 Billion people. Today the world population is 7 Billion. While death by disease, war, and famine are down significantly the complexity has more than doubled. Take a look at just one
NOV
14
2018

Brushing

Listen to the following audio clip of Dr. Kevin Elko entitled, Brushing by clicking on the image below. Dr. Kevin Elko has served as a performance consultant for The Pittsburgh Steelers, The Dallas Cowboys, The Philadelphia Eagles, The Miami Dolphins, The New Orleans Saints,
OCT
30
2018

THE JOURNEY, A “Person First, Student Second” High School Freshman Curriculum

By: Kathleen B. King, Akribos Guest Contributor   Unprompted notes given to me by a few high school freshmen:   “I barely have any friends. Everyone thinks I am weird and ugly.” – Rachel   “I have been having problems studying. I study really hard and the day
OCT
16
2018

How to Increase Adult Engagement and Motivation

Do you look forward to going to work most days? Do you feel that your work matters? Are you part of the decision-making process in your school or district? Do you use your unique strengths and talents most days? If you answered, “Yes” to the above questions, it is highly likely
OCT
02
2018

When Trajectories of Change Cross

Trajectories are easy to draw, hard to accurately predict, and easy to miss. Think for a moment about how scientists at NASA might compute the trajectory of a rocket that must land on the asteroid Ceres in ten years. That calculation has to be precise, knowing where Ceres is
SEP
18
2018

Live Full and Finish!

Listen to the following audio clip of Dr. Kevin Elko entitled, Live Full and Finish by clicking on the image below.         Dr. Kevin Elko has served as a performance consultant for The Pittsburgh Steelers, The Dallas Cowboys, The Philadelphia Eagles, The
SEP
04
2018

This ONE act will POSITIVELY change the way you LEAD

Go ahead and put away any unfinished leadership book because I am going to tell you one way that you can positively affect your leadership capability. Let me illustrate with a story. A couple of weeks ago I received a text from Fred, my banker. I love living in a small town.  I
AUG
21
2018

I Get To

Listen to the following audio clip of Dr. Kevin Elko entitled, I Get To by clicking on the image below.       Dr. Kevin Elko has served as a performance consultant for The Pittsburgh Steelers, The Dallas Cowboys, The Philadelphia Eagles, The Miami Dolphins, The New
AUG
07
2018

Leading Change: What Will You STOP Doing in the Year Ahead?

By: Julie M. Wilson, Recognized Thought Leader and Akribos Guest Contributor   The summer professional development season is upon us and I have been enjoying working with several schools as they continue the work of translating their pedagogical and curricular vision into