If the natural world can share messages and make accommodations through cultural means, how much easier should it be for us who can use words?
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July 18, 2017
July 13, 2017
The absence of role models imposes unconscious limitations on the career options children imagine.
June 13, 2017
We offer public schools to every child so they can develop intellect, character and gain self-worth. Let's prepare over the summer so we can begin the next school year by welcoming all students equally and making school their learning home.
May 16, 2017
Now is the time for questioning the standards for behavior and discipline, renewing a common belief and practice among the faculty and staff.
May 04, 2017
An effective and successful teacher leader can become a teacher leader without an appointment, simply through earned recognition.
April 16, 2017
It is important In order to best serve all of our students, to wake up to the nuance of racism and how it plays out in our words and actions.
March 07, 2017
It is important to fight for the reduction of standardized testing required. At the same time educators need the time and energy to spend on developing ways to monitor how students are developing those other skills and capacities.
January 31, 2017
When attention turns to measuring the factors that contribute to successful learning, people will feel better about their schools, and want to support them as far more than 'good enough'.
January 15, 2017
In formal/academic learning what often gets in the way, for children and professionals, is the lack of time and effort given to understanding and agreeing to the objectives and standards to which we are striving.
December 13, 2016
The experiences of children outside of school come to school with them even if they are never spoken out loud. Who will be their guides?