The BRES Blog

October 19, 2017

School leaders who take these steps when communicating strategic priorities won’t believe the success that follows!

In our previous posts, we’ve been talking about how the best school leaders select and plan strategic priorities or “big rocks” for their schools. In case you missed these posts, they can be found on our website. Today, we’re kicking off a new series of blog posts focused on implementation now that planning has occurred. This first post covers the importance of… Read more »


September 4, 2017

Most school leaders forget these 2 crucial steps when implementing strategic priorities

In our previous 2 posts, we covered proven processes for selecting and planning strategic priorities or “big rocks” for your school. Today, we’ll detail the final 2 steps of planning before you’re ready to move on to implementation, which will be covered in more depth in future blog posts! One of the most common mistakes we see in our work is… Read more »


August 15, 2017

3 surprising ways school leaders make planning strategic priorities simple

In our last blog post we talked about the 3 step process for selecting your strategic priorities or “big rocks”. If you happened to miss it, you can check it out here. Now that you have selected your big rocks you’re done with summer strategic planning right? Not exactly. The best school leaders have a process and… Read more »


June 22, 2017

The 3 step process the best school leaders use for selecting strategic priorities

It’s early summer and you’re faced with the daunting task of trying to plan for next school year while wrapping up the current year on a strong note. Selecting your strategic priorities or what we call “big rocks” can be an overwhelming project to tackle. Yet, the most productive leaders keep it simple to ensure… Read more »