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The Better Leaders Better Schools Podcast: Leadership Insights | Create Winning Cultures | Focus on the Essential | Lead with Courage & Integrity | Principal Radio | School Administrator | Danny "Sunshine" Bauer

Better Leaders Better Schools is a world-class podcast created for you --the current school administrator, emerging leader, and educational influencer. Each episode Daniel Bauer interviews top school principals as well as industry leaders to unpack their leadership insights learned via their experiences and mistakes. Discover how to create a winning school culture, focus on the essential, and lead with courage and integrity. Learn how to build relationships, leverage data, and maximize your influence by practicing a growth mindset. Each show includes helpful educational resources shared to improve your leadership skills at school. In addition to increasing student achievement and helping school leaders meet their peak performance, this podcast was created to make your commute, workout, and even the chores more enjoyable!
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Nov 30, 2016

Fran McGreevy has 42 years of experience as an educator - 30 years in high schools as a teacher (social studies & religion), Assistant Principal & coach - 12 years as a middle school principal.  Fran worked his first 23 years in private schools and the last 19 years in public schools - all in the Western New York Area. After all of these years Fran is hungry to understand learning & the conditions under which it is most likely to occur and how we can create those conditions.

Fran McGreevy is the husband of an amazing women Anne (she just published her first children's book) and the father of 4 children of whom he is so proud.  They have provided him and Anne with 10 wonderful grandchildren.  Finally, Fran is the president of a new corporation, "Root-Ed  Leadership & Learning" who hosted our first conference this past July in Buffalo.

 

Fran McGreevy Highlights

  • why he loves the high school scene
  • how to see something in other people
  • leadership by caring
  • how to appreciate each other and relate in positive ways 
  • take charge of your time
  • the tough guy approach doesn’t work ...
  • be true to yourself
  • story of starting Root-Ed Leadership and Learning
  • what do you love?
  • how to bring energy to your staff
 
Resources
 
Malachi Pentecost
 
Creativity Inc
 
Procrastinate on Purpose
 
Learn more about the masterminds
 
Adam Grant: Originals
 
Steven Pressfield: The War of Art
 
Seth Godin: What to Do When It’s Your Turn 
 
Christina Maslach: The Truth about Burnout
 
 
Contact Fran McGreevy
 
Fran’s Website (Root-Ed)
 
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Nov 23, 2016
John Lee Dumas is the founder and host of EOFire, an award winning Podcast where he interviews today's most successful Entrepreneurs 7-days a week. JLD has interviewed over 1200 Entrepreneurs and EOFire generates 
over 1 million monthly listens. John's latest project is The Freedom Journal; a 
gorgeous leather bound journal that guides you in accomplishing your #1 goal in 100 days. Launched on Kickstarter, it raised 453k in 33 days and became the #6 most funded publishing project of all time. You can learn more at TheFreedomJournal.com.
 
Show Highlights
 
  • The story behind starting EoFire
  • The lights aren’t always green
  • Magic happens outside your comfort zone
  • The moment in his life when he knew he most take action
  • How he would build a school as an entrepreneur
  • His favorite memory in school
  • Ripple effect and leadership
 
Resources
 
The One Thing by Keller and Papasan
 
The Freedom Journal
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Nov 16, 2016
Lily has been in education for over 25 years. She has taught students ages 0-adult and has been a student of leadership for over 16 years. She has servedas a CEO of an early intervention agency, a director of a charter school, and a program director for a Pre-K school. She currently teaches and supervises Student-Teachers at Hofstra University, where she completed her Advanced Certification in Educational Leadership. 
Lily is a certified John Maxwell Team (JMT) Leadership Coach, Teacher & Speaker.  She is the creator and host of Master Leadership, a podcasts that takes listeners on a journey towards greater significance. 
 
Highlights:
  • Why servant leadership is a must
  • How Super-storm Cuomo impacted her life
  • The story of starting her podcast, Master Leadership
  • The power of asking great questions
  • How are you invest in yourself
  • Develop your emotional intelligence
  • Trust is a choice
 
Resources
 
 
 
 
 
Connect
 
 
 
 
 
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Nov 9, 2016
Adriane Hanes is an amazing educator. She has worked as a college counselor Marian Catholic HS, a coordinator for the academic center and IB program at Morgan Park, and as a counselor at Gwendolyn Brooks College Prep in Chicago, IL.
 
Last year she helped less than 200 students earn over $26 million in scholarships.
 
Highlights from the episode:
 
  • What an awesome college experience looks like
  • People first attitude and how to form relationships
  • Sometimes people just want to be heard
  • What principals can do to connect with staff
  • Are you watching what people don’t do or don’t say?
  • Take time for yourself
  • The key steps she took to help ~200 students earn more than $26 million in scholarship awards
  • Measure and provide incentives through healthy competition
  • How to celebrate Seniors through College Signing Day
 
Resources
 
 
 
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Nov 2, 2016
Maureen Blaha is the executive director of the National Runaway Safeline (NRS), an organization with the mission to keep America’s runaway, homeless and at-risk youth safe and off the streets.
 
According to NRS’ most recent Crisis Connection Trend Report that high-lights emerging trends on youth in crisis, the number of online chats doubled and the crisis connections increased by 20 percent from 2014 to 2015. Maureen Blaha, NRS’ executive director, talks about what this increase in crisis connections means and dive into the trends revealed, such as the reasons youth run away, how long they’re on the streets, where they go, what their means of survival are, and so much more.
 
Maureen Blaha Highlights
  • History of National Runaway Safeline
  • How to identify warning signs that a child is thinking about running away
  • What parents and educators can do when children are thinking of running away
  • NRS' Free Runaway Prevention Curriculum
  • Become a NRS Street Team Member
  • Leaders are listeners
 
Resources
 
 
 
 
 
Do you need accountability?
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Daniel wants to work with you
and help you accelerate
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and increase your impact. 
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