School Leadership with Eric Saibel – Season 2 Episode 7


Eric is a principal at Hall Middle School in Larkspur, CA. Eric is the co-founder of Global School Play Day which is dedicated to promoting the idea that kids learn more when they play.

In this episode of TG2Cast Chris and I discuss Progressive Education, what is it, and how teachers interested in Progressive Education can get started.

Topics include:

  • Eric’s philosophy of leadership

  • Concerns about teacher insularity

  • How to break the cycle of teacher insularity

  • How going gradeless impacted his school