The world has changed, what students need to graduate knowing and able to do has changed, and schools, over all, have not kept pace.
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August 30, 2017
August 03, 2017
There is an America that has been hidden for a long time that will enter schools stealthily. We must be alert and protect the values we embrace in our work with children.
December 15, 2016
Whether it is TV news or online, most are getting news from a screen and the younger the population the more the source is online.
November 15, 2015
The Mizzou story can be a reminder to all leaders that the care of any organization, whether a business, the K-12 system, or a higher education institution, ultimately rests on the moral principles of those in charge.
December 04, 2014
It will always be the responsibility of those in leadership to hire those graduates who are the best prepared and continue their education until they are ready to fly on their own.
November 16, 2014
It is not a good idea to tout the possibilities for success in business without attending college. It misleads.
May 15, 2014
On Tuesday, Bill Haslam, Governor to Tennessee announced a new state program. Called the Tennessee Promise, it will guarantee two years of a community college or two years at a college of applied technology to all graduating high school seniors.
February 07, 2013
Where are the deans and college faculty who are willing to step into that partnership and the hard, invigorating work of leading change? For schools of education, the work of "higher ed" and "lower ed" cannot be separate. Our schools and our children are in the learning crucible.