Principal Kristie Langbehn’s first year at Casals School of Excellence was anything but easy—26 first-year teachers, low reading scores and a teachers’ strike. Read more about Casals’ incredible transformation under Kristie’s leadership, and what she’s learned along the way.
Many of us had no idea what we wanted to be when we grew up, including Brigitte Swenson. Yet, a fateful class transformed her path, leading her to a 18+ year career as a leader at Peace and Education High School.
In her six years as principal, Tiffany Brown has worked hard to turn around Wendell Smith Elementary School. In her own words, Tiffany reflects on her own personal turnaround story, and shares how she brought Wendell Smith up, too.