Today's guest post is written by middle school principal Lisa Meade. In this powerful post, she received a message among her son's homework.
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March 03, 2014
March 01, 2014
For too long, educators have sat back and followed rules, only to end up in an era of test-based accountability. Educators need to think of those who they have long respected, and wondered what they would do during this time.
February 11, 2014
With so many other tools at their fingertips, how do we get our students to fall in love with words?
January 28, 2014
Building a healthy foundation is vitally important for a student's growth, but we know that happens before children ever step foot into school, and the Alberta Family Initiative has a great video to highlight the process.
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 12, 2014
Educators understand that putting labels on children can be negative, but can treating then as though they are tagless just as bad?
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.
January 07, 2014
When it comes to education, does the conversation about poverty lead to meaningful discussions or misguided diatribes?
January 07, 2014
The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) is having their inaugural national conference to focus on how all students can find their time thrive.
January 06, 2014
GLSEN's No Name Calling Week celebrates its tenth anniversary and provides schools with the opportunity to create a more inclusive environment where ideas are respected and name calling is not.