The Courageous Conversations Series: Welcome to My Bad with Jon Harper.  The show about how and what extraordinary educators learn by sharing their mistakes. We invite you to take the MYBad leadership challenge - Mess up, fess up, and share with us on My Bad.

Whoops! I Forgot My Empathy at the Door: Things Didn't Go So Well

Jon Harper with Matt Wachel


As soon as I opened my mouth, I realized that my comments conveyed that I was not being a supportive principal.

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I Failed to Adapt to the New Demands of My Position

Jon Harper with Jon Wennstrom


I thought the good work and goodwill from my past were sufficient to manage my new position as the principal at a new school.  I was wrong.

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I Was Performing Not Teaching: How I Realized Something Was Wrong

Jon Harper with Dan Tricarico


I woke up and realized that I was doing the work that my students should be doing.  

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I Tried to Intimidate a Student: What Happened Next Surprised Me

Jon Harper with Matthew Mayer


It worked in the movies.  I was sure that instilling a little fear in my students was the way to manage student behavior. Then one day...

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