chapter  8
BRAVO Principals Make the World a Better Place
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Principals live daily with dilemmas and concerns that challenge the structure, policy, and practice of the school but at the same time they are charged with meeting the needs of people. But meeting the needs of people can only occur when we connect with people, and we can only connect with people when we build relationships that are grounded in valuing others. Too often we are so busy leading the school that we forget that the school is people. Instead of leading the school, we should be busy leading the people who are at the school.