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Hendy Avenue: Fall 2020 Update

Dear colleagues and friends, We’re sending all of you our very best today, knowing this time has been challenging in so many ways. We hope you and your families are healthy, safe, and energized to make change. Please know we’re right here with you and are happy to help however we can. And for all the…

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Hendy Webinar Aug 5: Is your teacher evaluation system ready for Covid-19?

August 5, 2020 – Re-Thinking Teacher Development and Evaluation in 20-21: Facilitated by Hendy Avenue Consulting’s Jeremy Abarno and Sarah Rosskamm, please join other system leaders to learn how to approach teacher evaluation and development in a hybrid or remote environment and to connect with other system leaders in small group conversations and resource sharing.


Are You a Leader Feeling Stuck Right Now? Ask Yourself These Questions

Feeling stuck? Some old-fashioned “self-talk” might be just the thing to untangle knots of confusion.


Black Lives Matter.

The Hendy Avenue team supports the Black Lives Matter movement and condemns all acts of racism


Leaders, It’s Okay to Take Off the Cape

It is okay to take off your superhero cape, reflect honestly about the difficulties of being a leader in crisis, and know that leading others requires us to take care of ourselves.


Don’t You Want to Stay? Virtual Stay Conversations as Key Teacher Retention Strategy

Teacher and staff retention is a common concern we hear from school leaders in “normal” times. One of the most efficient and lowest cost methods we have found for encouraging great teachers to stay is by holding “stay conversations”. A stay conversation is an informal chance to share how much you appreciate a teacher’s work,…


Celebrating Teacher Appreciation Week 2020

7 ideas for virtual teacher appreciation week celebrations.


Yes, You Can Stop Doing That

Education leaders: You have permission to stop. It will be okay.


Consulting in the Time of Corona

We are all adjusting. You’re not alone. Take care of yourself and loved ones.

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Principals and teachers are supporting kids. Who is supporting the principals and teachers?

In times of uncertainty, we lean on each other. NYC’s Chief Talent Officer cohort is doing just that–sharing resources, problem solving and uplifting best practices to lead during the COVID crisis.

"Until we get equality in education, we won’t have an equal society."

Sonia Sotomayor