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Five Ways of Being

What Learning Leaders Think, Do, and Say Every Day

Evolve as a school leader and agent of change with the guidance of Five Ways of Being. This research-backed resource by Hawker Brownlow will help educators encourage learning at every grade level through intentional leadership techniques.


  • Understand the need for a new school leadership mindset in the world of education.
  • Form strong relationships built on trust.
  • Step out of your comfort zones with courage.
  • Form the best narrative for your school and bring your vision to life.
  • Act with purpose and intentionality.
  • Encourage learning and growth through strong leadership.

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Changing Times and the Need for a New Paradigm
Chapter 2: Being Trusting
Chapter 3: Being Brave
Chapter 4: Being a Storyteller
Chapter 5: Being Purposeful
Chapter 6: Being Growth Focused
Index of Learning Leader Strategies




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