Entries by SchermCo

#34 – SchermCo Leads Second Year of Rare District/Charter Collaboration Focused on Family Empowerment

SchermCo is excited to announce the continuation of an unparalleled collaboration project in North Carolina and across the southeastern United States for a second year focused on family empowerment with a district and charter school in Charlotte, NC.   Over 940 data points were collected during the first phase of this partnership (January 2018-May 2018). […]

#33 – SchermCo Joins Forces with Leading To Change and Dream Builders Communication for the 2018 Leadership Education and Design Showcase

On November 15, 2018, SchermCo will partner with Leading to Change and Dream Builders to offer a dynamic day-long training in Charlotte, NC. The Leadership Education and Design Showcase (L.E.A.D) will target leaders from from both the non-profit and for-profit space. The training will offer insights and best practices focused on organizational development, change management, […]

#32 – Staff Culture: Define, Test, Measure, Adjust

“Culture is the set of norms, values and beliefs, rituals and ceremonies, symbols and stories that make up the ‘person’ of the school” -Dr. Kent D. Peterson University of Wisconsin-Madison A strong staff culture can help motivate teachers and support staff members to innovate and forge the best solutions on behalf of students. Our team […]

#31–Profound Gentlemen – Planning and Growth

In January 2018, our team partnered with a passionate, mission-driven, and thoughtful organization set to genuinely impact the educational experience of young male students of color in classrooms around the country. Profound Gentlemen’s mission is to build a community of male educators who provide a profound additional impact on boys of color. This mission is […]

#30–Summer Fellow–John Griffin

Hey All, My name is John Griffin and I’m thrilled to be a SchermCo fellow for the Summer of 2018! Throughout my time working in various jobs and industries, I have realized that what I am most passionate about is human development. I bring an asset-based mindset to everything I do in life and am […]

#29–Summer Fellow–Jessica Hernandez

  My journey with education began when I was a small child and my family instilled in me the value of education and how vital it would be for my self-growth. I am reminded of the importance of education when I remember the quote “make time for the things and people that matter,” and hold […]

#28 – People Like Us

I’m currently completing The Marketing Seminar, a three-month and fairly intense marketing class with Seth Godin. We are interacting with a number of professionals across the world by sharing ideas and responding to messages and videos from Seth. Recently, Seth released a video with the core message “people like us, do things like this” and […]

#27 – Social Media Fellow & Storyteller – Ana Cunningham

Greetings! Educators have played a prominent part of my life ever since I can remember. Parent volunteers helped me tell time at Wayside Elementary School. My seventh–grade math teacher ensured we understood angles and geometric planes at Herbert Hoover Middle School. The rigorous academic life lessons provided at Winston Churchill High School set a supremely […]