Director of Schools Dr. Shawn Joseph, members of the Board of Education and Dr. Joseph’s executive leadership team spent the weekend together at a two-day retreat designed to start the journey of establishing trusting relationships and communications protocols. Through cooperative study, workshops and activities, the group agreed to move forward as “Team MNPS,” a unified and collaborative body that speaks with one voice.
The retreat included a study of Dr. Joseph’s “Book of the Month,” Leadership and Self-Deception, which was recommended reading for each Board member and senior leadership staff. Through the lens of that book and the lessons within it, the group had initial discussions that will lead to concrete protocols, to be finalized at a future Board meeting. The protocols will guide each individual’s role on Team MNPS, how they can support the goals of the district and how they interact with one another:
- Board member to…
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