Our world must be a hopeful place where children are capable of transcending barriers of our bias, to a much larger circle of familiarity.
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July 23, 2013
July 07, 2013
We must do what is required of us, while not accepting silence as a sign of compliance. Influential voices are needed, no matter the cause. Do not waste them on trivia lest their power will be tossed to the wind.
June 23, 2013
We must be vigilant in removing bigotry from our schools.
May 19, 2013
When the disillusioned leader calls silence loyalty, truth is lost. In business, profits suffer or ethics. In education, children suffer.
May 14, 2013
We have had much to say about the new tests and policy makers who are not listening. But we should have no interest in mudslinging toward those who see things differently.
May 12, 2013
How do we place a betrayal of trust in a whole life story? What is the proper balance between punishment and forgiveness?
March 24, 2013
Let us hold true to making the tough choices, stop marginalizing those who may be different from us. Let us come together to make schools safe for girls, for boys, for those who are different by race or religion or ethnicity or sexual orientation.
February 28, 2013
Tom Sobol gives us an unusual opportunity to not only look at what he dreamed and how he tried, but how he felt along the way. This book offers us a bold and heartfelt story, told by a man now confined to a wheelchair, of the long and winding road leaders walk.
January 27, 2013
Inclusion is an essential foundation in the successful development of public school learning environments.