The Washington Post published an essay of a California English language arts teacher that caused an uproar after she said Shakespeare's works don't reflect the cultural perspectives her students need to learn.
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July 01, 2015
June 22, 2015
Guest blogger, Naima Khandaker, explores a recent Supreme Court decision in an EEOC case and offers a reminder that fair hiring is an issue requiring constant diligence from talent managers.
May 21, 2015
Leaders of selective high schools work on strategies to reach out and change policies to attract more qualified, disadvantaged students into their programs.
May 18, 2015
In education, we often talk about how it's critical it is to teach our students the "Four C's": communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity. While I agree these are critical competencies our students should master, what we miss in this discussion is an emphasis on another very important C, global competency.
May 14, 2015
Are white educators perpetuating the very negative behaviors in black students that socialize them differently than white students?
May 10, 2015
Gary Marx's 21 trends offer a framework and guidance to prepare our schools for this century.
May 06, 2015
Teachers have a responsibility to advocate for their students and create schools and communities that counter systemic injustice.
May 03, 2015
The system and structures that need to change are not just in education.
April 29, 2015
Researchers at Teachers College, Columbia University in New York are arguing in a new report for an explicit focus on preschool equity.
April 29, 2015
School segregation is alive and well. Next Generation Schools offer a way to address this long-standing social problem.