- Award Winning Educator
- Charter School Designer
- Author of Soft Leadership for Hard Times
George A. Goens is a dynamic educational leader, author, and speaker. He has taught at all educational levels from early adolescent to doctoral students, and he has served as a superintendent of schools for 15 years. He was selected Wisconsin's outstanding educator in 1991.
He began a leadership search and development firm, Goens/Esparo, LLC, which is one of the preeminent ... VIEW MORE
Soft Leadership for Hard Times
Leadership is essential for organizations to be successful. Getting the "bottom-line" numbers takes more than goals, ... View More
Leading in a Crisis: Lessons From the Real World
When he was superintendent of schools, George faced a tragic crisis: the murder of a principal in school during the ... View More
Leadership: Poetry or Engineering?
Are leaders more like engineers or poets? What is the proper metaphor for leading an organization in today's complex ... View More
Education v. Schooling
Are we in danger of having a generation of children that is well schooled but poorly educated? A significant ... View More