Podcast: Principal Centered Radio – Swimming in the Deep End
March 31, 2019
Listen to Jennifer on Principle Center Radio discussing about her new book Swimming in the Deep End: Four Foundational Skills for Leading Successful School Initiatives.
In this podcast, Jennifer sits down with Justin Baeder, PhD. Justin is the Director of The Principal Center, where he helps school leaders build capacity for instructional leadership. Listen as Justin and Jennifer discuss her new book: Swimming in the Deep End: Four Foundational Skills for Leading Successful School Initiatives.
About Jennifer Abrams
Jennifer Abrams considers herself a "voice coach," helping others learn how to best use their voices – be it collaborating on a team, presenting in front of an audience, coaching a colleague and supervising an employee. Jennifer holds a Master's degree in Education from Stanford University and a Bachelor's degree in English from Tufts University. She lives in Palo Alto, California. Jennifer's latest book is Swimming in the Deep End: Four Foundational Skills for Leading Successful School Initiatives. Her previous publications include Having Hard Conversations, The Multigenerational Workplace: Communicating, Collaborating & Creating Community and Hard Conversations Unpacked – the Whos, the Whens and the What Ifs. She has also created a Corwin Press e-course by the same name.
Work with Jennifer
Praise for Jennifer
“Our school’s work with Jennifer Abrams has sown the seeds of stronger communication skills among the adults in the building. This has only served to strengthen the integrity of communication between staff and students as well. We’ve added her language to our expectations: honest, humane, and growth-producing conversations occur regularly.”