Five for Friday- Links and Ideas

Lots of thinking about change over the school snows, but I came back to these words that I read on a fellow principal's blog. He said sometimes it isn't about change, it's about "doing what we do, better."

Interesting shift in language...Can we agree that we have many school dependent students that require us to really take the lead in bringing them to success.
http://www.connectedprincipals.com/archives/2587

This is a great selection of resources on best practices in grading.
http://www.cybraryman.com/grading.html

Hard to pass up this title...
100 Videos that Make you a Better Teacher
http://www.digigogy.com/onlinelectures.html

This is an incredible link for our art and art integration about color.
http://www.mariaclaudiacortes.com/#

Interesting about the brain of teens
http://well.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/02/03/teenagers-friends-and-bad-decisions/