Deborah Meier and Pedro Noguera will return to blogging after the holidays. Until then, happy holidays to all and peace in the New Year! —The Editors...
December 2012 Archives
There seems something wrong, even six days later, to be talking about the politics of the massacre in Connecticut.
I think it is time for us to acknowledge that we won't find safety through security alone.
How we meet the children we teach, and how we meet their neighborhood and family have an enormous impact on how useful ... we are.
The students reported that they were finally in a school that offered them support, safety, and stability.
I'd like to explore how parents, students, communities, and school staff can be decisionmakers, while sorting how the critical "who decides what" issues.
Schools like Brockton devise strategies based on the needs of their students, then organize themselves to meet them.