Building Trustby Dennis Demuth on 12/10/18
The immeasurable asset needed in the life of every school leader is "TRUST." Clarence Oliver in his book, Leading with Integrity, states, "Building trust is critical for an administrator to experience long-term success." What steps can a leader take to establish trust. Consider the following as presented by Robert J. Krajewski, co-author of The Elementary School Principalship.
- Listen. All trust is built on some degree of self-disclosure. Being receptive to self-disclosure is a prerequisite to openness. When students and staff ask for your support. Listen and allow them to tell you about what is on their heart.