Deep breath- Lean into the learning…

This is the time of year when I work from Mexico. I continue with my coaching, have meetings and focus on learning and growing, both as a coach and as an individual. I was struck yesterday by the reminder that […]

Heather on CUTV

On Wednesday, January 8, 2020, I was the featured speaker on CUTV’s Empowering Women Series. Please listen to the interview below – or download it to your own computer and listen at your leisure. Heather Clayton on CUTV: Empowering Women

Results, Assumptions and Findings

In the fall of 2017, Bruce Rodriguez (then the Deputy Minister of Education) gave me 45 minutes to answer the question: ‘What are we missing when it comes to leadership in education in Ontario?’ From that conversation and many others […]

River or Rut – We create our own stories

FISA – an organization that includes 5 independent school organizations in BC put together their first conference ever – and it was awesome. Last spring they were looking for people interested in doing an Ed Talk – a shortened version […]

Which sunset is more beautiful?

These sunset photos were taken on different nights from our hotel balcony at Kaanapali Beach, Maui. What I noticed was that when there are dark clouds, the sunset is much more spectacular. What I wondered was, whether this is a […]