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 23, 2017
We can create the image and give the message of the highest achievement and the vision of each and every classroom.
August 20, 2017
Trust has a role in student achievement greater than the attention it receives.
August 15, 2017
Where but public schools do we create a citizenry with an understanding of the relationship between rights and responsibilities, between democracy and despotism and why our founders created three branches of government with different but equal powers.
August 08, 2017
There should be STEM centric revision of all teaching from kindergarten through high school.
July 25, 2017
If we are maintaining algebra courses for the sake of tradition or if algebra is the foundation of deductive reasoning and problem solving is the debate school leaders can engage now.
July 23, 2017
We need educators who are conversant in the reality of the workplace. We need counselors and teachers who open doors rather than limit options, we need business partners and we need a curriculum which includes workplace skills with an equal value to academic ones.
July 20, 2017
Why are high schools under the impression that they are preparing students for college and career, when colleges do not?
July 16, 2017
When encouragement and support are the partners of observation and evaluation, the process is worth the time it take.
July 11, 2017
Guest blogger Jacob Lewis writes, "If teachers knew what kids like me need from them, more students would benefit from it than they might think."