ut at a faster rate. Funding is being cut for all school district across the country but for some schools in New York State, funding is being c

Schools have a difficult time understanding the needs of transgender students, which is a population at high risk of dropping out, being bullied and suicide.

There is no "Common Core Curriculum" that can erase the discrepancies that exist in our schools related to race, class and socioeconomic status.

If students are learning ready, it means they are prepared for every challenge that comes their way.

Edcamps are exciting venues where staff get to share their best practices, but even with good planning, not all of them are successful.

Twitter is about making connections with others and it no longer matters whether they live in your town or on the other side of the world.

Many schools have cut, or are cutting, school nurses which is a mistake because they fill a vital role in the school system.

What would you do if you were the U.S. Secretary of Education?

If we really want our children to be successful when they grow up, then we need to begin teaching them how to be resilient now.

What do our children learn from the negative anonymous comments that surround them?

The opinions expressed in Peter DeWitt's Finding Common Ground are strictly those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinions or endorsement of Editorial Projects in Education, or any of its publications.

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