"We lead in order to replace ourselves."
Russ Crosson, Ronald Blue’s President and CEO, in What Makes a Leader Great.
Bright and early this morning in our nation about 3.1 million leaders stood before their 49.6 million students. That’s right, students. These leaders are the public school teachers who on average will make about $56,353 in salary this year, to do one thing - lead all their students, including the 51% of them who are living in poverty, to overcome their difficulties and become proficient on about 300 national standards…all in 180 days. (data from https://nces.ed.gov)