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APR
16
2019

Change

Ed Nichols is a former teacher, principal, assistant superintendent and superintendent in public education for 30 years. He holds a Doctorate and Educational Specialist degree in Educational Administration from the University of Alabama.  He also holds a Bachelor and Masters
MAR
26
2019

Door Handles, Inspiration from Dr. Kevin Elko

Listen to the following audio clip of Dr. Kevin Elko entitled, Door Handles by clicking on the link 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,
MAR
12
2019

The Opportunity Atlas and the American Dream

By: Grant Lichtman, Recognized Thought Leader and Akribos Guest Contributor There is no American Dream without the possibility of upward economic mobility. Education is, at its core, about preparing young people to succeed in a life to which they aspire, which is almost always at
FEB
12
2019

Introducing Akribos Professional Associate, Dr. Karl Hamner

In May of 2018 we proudly announced that The Akribos Group and the Office of Evaluation Research and School Improvement, with The University of Alabama’s College of Education, had formed a strategic research partnership–The Innovative Programming Research Collaborative
JAN
29
2019

Introducing Strategic Pathways

We are pleased to announce the official launch of Strategic Pathways, an innovative strategic planning partnership that combines the deep and powerful experience and expertise of The Akribos Group, Dr. Faron Hollinger, President/CEO, and Education Solutions, Dr. Ruth Ash and Dr.
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
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