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May 16, 2013

Problem vs. Solution: A Response

We need a diversity of attempted solutions;mistakes must be honored, not attacked.

May 14, 2013

Am I a Part of the Cure ... or the Disease?

What if the perfect for which you have spent decades championing really is the enemy of the good?

May 07, 2013

To Close the 'Opportunity Gap,' We Need to Close the Vocabulary Gap

We need to stop having these extreme arguments, between "No excuses!" on one side and "It's all about poverty!" on the other. Poverty matters immensely. Schools matter immensely. Let's get on with addressing both.

May 02, 2013

Addressing the Gap Between the Rich and 'Others'

After fighting one war after another, at great cost, for democracy, we shame ourselves when we let it slip through our fingers so fast.

April 30, 2013

How Do We Foster Excellence?

We no longer need to ask, "Is it possible?" All educators have been liberated by proof that it is ...

April 25, 2013

Teaching Students About Trade-Offs

Part of the complex moral message we are teaching the young in school is being aware of the trade-offs that complicate life.

April 23, 2013

Exploring Moral Development in School

Starting in 5th grade, we introduced a series of dilemmas to our children and asked them to think about why they do what they do.

April 18, 2013

Questioning Assumptions About the Poor

The oft-repeated verbal attacks on poor people's "bad habits" has led to poor pedagogy and missed opportunities, starting at age 4 and 5.

April 02, 2013

Trying to Understand the KIPP Approach

Would KIPP's founders and leaders argue that it would be a good experience for all kids or only for "certain types"?

February 14, 2013

On Extremism, Inconsistency, and Uncertainty

We can forgive our inconsistencies and imperfections, provisionally make our peace with the fact that our actions sometimes fall short. But we shouldn't shrug and claim that this is perfectly OK.

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