Aretha J. Lee

Aretha Lee serves as a secondary Assistant Principal in the Plano Independent School District.  Aretha is an experienced instructional specialist, secondary classroom teacher, and facilitator of graduate-level courses for pre-service and continuing education teachers. She takes Jim Knight’s work to heart, and she believes that the teacher – coach -administrator interaction should begin with building relationships, fostering trust, and committing to work that improves student learning and achievement.   Key elements of Aretha’s skillset include making authentic connections with teachers and helping teachers embrace the power of reflection in order to identify their own goals and strengths.