Blog Entry by Ken Page

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Photo of Ken Page Ken Page is the Executive Director of the Vermont Principals' Association (VPA). Ken was a teacher for 15 years and a principal for 21 years, mostly in Central Vermont. He has been supporting and advocating for school principals at the VPA and in the Vermont statehouse since 2009.

Of course there is a direct connection between a respectful environment and learning. Most people know this... But, easier said than done - right?

At the risk of not trying to sound preachy, I want people to understand that helping kids and staff to develop a safe and nurturing environment is hard work. And, if you don't already know it, the work is never done.

During my years as a teacher and principal, I learned a few things to share:

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