Sherry L. Deckman discusses the art of crafting a critically insightful question when negotiating issues of diversity, be they racial, cultural, linguistic, economic, or beyond.
All Blog Posts With equity Tag or Category
October 16, 2013
October 15, 2013
Amanda Datnow notes that in order to help low-income students succeed and graduate from college at higher rates, we need to focus both on student and institutional assets and to listen to the students' voices about what supports they need to graduate from college.
October 14, 2013
Voters in Colorado's Jefferson County, just outside of Denver, could be the X-factor in the fate of a tax increase designed to help public schools.
October 14, 2013
Mel Ainscow explains that efforts to foster greater equity within education systems must start with the sharing of expertise, within and between schools.
October 13, 2013
Helen Janc Malone introduces the theme for this week - equity and educational justice.
October 12, 2013
A proposed tax increase to reboot Colorado's K-12 funding system that requires voter approval is sparking political passions across the state.
October 10, 2013
The fittest will survive and perhaps have a chance at that ever-shrinking middle class. The rest will flounder, but we have the "ethos of the meritocracy" to rescue us from any pangs of moral conscience.
October 03, 2013
It is interesting that Mr. Petrilli uses the word "faith" to describe his belief that schools will somehow rescue the poor from impoverishment.
October 02, 2013
Nearly a decade after the state settled a class action lawsuit brought on behalf of poor children, conditions in some of California's most disadvantaged schools have significantly improved.
September 19, 2013
Are we leading diversity or are our codes a veiled attempts at homogeneity?