We can disrupt, with a mighty effort perhaps, the development of the behaviors that contribute to entering the pipeline.
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April 18, 2017
March 30, 2017
We have to recognize the opportunity we have for a continued, systemic, shared responsibility to develop ethical action in our students.
March 16, 2017
There are certain speeches and poems and letters with words so well connected that they always move minds and hearts. When and why did we stop requiring students to read, recite, and memorize those words?
March 12, 2017
Schools' investment in the arts is a contribution to our society and it is important work. The arts are central to the human experience.
February 14, 2017
This is a moment in our history when educators must show up and demonstrate what public education is about. It is not about quieting voices.
February 07, 2017
In order to understand the business of bias and race, we have to begin to understand how deeply it is woven into the practices of our society.
February 05, 2017
No matter whether homework is the opener of the conversation or some other topic is catalytic to a reflection on current practice how things fit into the bigger picture has to be considered.
February 02, 2017
Guest blogger Josh Schachter writes "We will need to develop even greater abilities to listen to each other beyond the political rhetoric, to empathize and collaborate across institutional, disciplinary, hierarchical, and socioeconomic boundaries."
January 29, 2017
Let's proceed as if it is a good thing to be compassionate and kind as a person or nation. Those qualities are not mutually exclusive from strength.
January 24, 2017
A 21st century shift is the manner in which teaching and learning takes place, the emphasis on science, technology, engineering, and math, and the relationship subjects have with each other.