August 2011 Archives

The first day of school is always a new beginning--a fresh page. This year the first day was more than a new page. I'm starting a new chapter.


Hurricane Irene was a drop in the bucket compared to our current poverty rate among our children and if we don't do something about it, we may never recover a a nation.


In the discussion of college and career readiness, education stakeholders sometimes get caught up in determining which ought to come first, preparation for college or preparation for career. That's a chicken or the egg argument.


It's important for our children to learn in order to earn a living, but we also need to ensure they learn how to live.


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