School reform is rooted in the belief that when it comes to children, privilege or poverty should not determine the quality of their education. Oh, but it does.
April 2013 Archives
The Kids in my family tell me incredible stories about what goes on in their schools. But their school horror stories are not as unique as one might think. Teachers play a vital role in helping children cope with the struggles they face in and outside of school.
Guest blogger Whitney Bubenzer credits her principal for nurturing her teaching career and showing her the enormous potential found in urban education.
The promise of lowering CPS'$1 billion deficit was the primary justification for proposing to close 54 neighborhood schools. Unfortunately, the math is not adding up.