Asking questions vs providing answers

“Innovation starts not by providing answers, but by asking questions.” George Couros, author of The Innovator’s Mindset: Empower Learning, Unleash Talent, and Lead a Culture of Creativity Recently, I attended an invitation-only “innovation forum” billed as the next-generation of “conferencing.” Described with enticing phrasing of participating with a select group of thought leaders with genuine and meaningful dialogue with like-minded individuals, I opted in despite the fact it was mid-May; and in the school business, May is…May. Ask any educator which is more challenging, August or May, and the answer will at a minimum cause a pause, but most likely reflect the time of…

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