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Blending Leadership by Dr. Brad Ovenell-Carter, Dr. Reshan Richards, Stephen J. Valentine

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BELIEF #1BLENDED LEADERS ENGAGE WITH THOUGHT LEADERS AND ENGAGE AS THOUGHT LEADERS

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CROTTY'S WRESTLING

We begin unfolding our beliefs by calling to mind a near-empty school building in the middle of the summer of 2014. A few maintenance professionals are working with light fixtures and air vents; a few more wander through empty hallways slopping paintbrushes into paint. The scheduler processes schedules, the registrar processes grades, and construction on a new building grinds on and then off in a rhythm dictated by a man with a gruff voice. Steve, meanwhile, is fiddling with a pen and pad at his desk, tweaking an agenda ...

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