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Climbing Maslow’s Paradox: “Systems Design” A Core Leadership Practice

Climbing Maslow’s Paradox: “Systems Design” A Core Leadership Practice

Abraham Maslow was an American Psychologist who is best known for his theories that human needs have a hierarchical structure. Maslow taught that a person’s need for physiological, safety, love, and esteem must be met before a person can fully self-actualize. At New Visions, and in particular on the CloudLab team, we believe that schools and educators also operate in a Maslovian hierarchy of their very own.