They Learned It, But Did They Feel It?
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February 06, 2014
January 17, 2014
U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan has spent most of his time as secretary saying the public education system is failing, and it really needs to stop.
January 10, 2014
When it comes to education, there are numerous critical issues that need to be addressed in 2014, and these are ten of them.
December 28, 2013
Many educators are concerned that strict standards and accountability will never promote independent thinking, but have schools ever promoted that?
November 25, 2013
In this time of great accountability some leaders have threatened to call CPS on parents who opt their children out of testing. Education does not need more leaders who create fear and diminish creativity; education needs multipliers who see the gifts of those around them.
October 28, 2013
8 principals from across New York State co-authored a letter to parents about state testing, and I am proud to be one of them.
October 26, 2013
NY State Education Commissioner John King has rescheduled new forums for parents to share concerns about the CCSS but will it be enough?
October 13, 2013
N.Y. State Education Commissioner John King scheduled a handful of parent meetings sponsored by the N.Y. State PTA to engage parents about the Common Core State Standards and state assessments. Unfortunately for him, the parents wanted to engage him as well.
July 18, 2013
One of the issues that school leaders understand, is when they enforce rule after rule in their school building, compliance is all they will ever get.
June 19, 2013
I was once defined by numbers...and I won't be again.