The Confianza Way

Leading for Equity

  • We're All Here to Stay

    We’re All Here to Stay By Sarah Said When I hear the word initiative in a school district, the word to me connotes something temporary.  Please don’t take this as negativity. In my experience as an educator, the average school district holds an initiative for five to ten years. Ten years if it’s... View Post
  • Beyond the Kidney Table in the Back of the General Education Classroom: The Role of the Language Specialist in the 21st Century

    Beyond the Kidney Table in the Back of the General Education Classroom: The Role of the Language Specialist in the 21st Century   By Sarah Said It’s 2019, and you’re starting to see your role shift. Yes, you are the building ELL specialist. And, you’re not doing your job quietly in the back of a... View Post
  • Impactful Coaching

    Written by Jennifer Schultz Feb. 2019 Have you ever thought how education is constantly changing?  How there seems to be an new initiative every time you turn around?  The teaching field is cyclical and we as educators need to be adaptable.    Populations in our school districts are growing more... View Post