Deborah Meier is a visionary teacher, author, and founder of successful small schools in New York City and Boston. In 2013, she will blog with different education thinkers on the big issues affecting students, teachers, and schools.
There is no perfect curriculum, but I base my preferences on precisely the principles underlying democracy. It's our teacherly obligation to consider what students will "need" to join fully into the life of a democratic community.
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