We are busy with the challenges of the day but there may be no more important challenge than to be ever vigilant that we are not denied the right to create safe and inclusive environments for our students.
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March 09, 2014
November 12, 2013
Hate toward any group has to become intolerable in this nation. One act of hate must be extinguished, not by a detention or suspension, but by an extraordinary act of bravery and a changing of mind and behavior.
November 07, 2013
Each of us is a more courageous leader if we wrestle with ourselves to know whatever bias lives in us. We have children watching and waiting for us to do something.
October 29, 2013
We must keep abreast of a rapidly evolving language and be sure the people with whom we are communicating have arrived at the same understanding.
October 17, 2013
Special needs children's lives are affected by Coach Hamilton's masterful acts of empathy and compassion. It is not a sweeping systemic change but it is monumental for the lives touched.
September 24, 2013
In order to lead successful schools we must know how to develop and sustain inclusive communities of which we can be a part.
September 01, 2013
As public school leaders, it is our moral obligation to make our schools safe for all children at all times no matter what is happening in the legal courts or the courts of public opinion.
August 25, 2013
Our students need to receive the type of attention Antoinette Tuff demonstrated.
August 06, 2013
Listening to the perspective of others is essential in order to discover our own hidden assumptions and brings about stronger decisions.
August 04, 2013
Make sure everyone is heard and those with much to lose are not overlooked if they are silent!