As we seem to tumble further and further down the abyss of public education reform, locating progressive public school leaders who are doing amazing things in their schools is a must. Help me find them!
Earlier today a group of parents, students, education advocates, organizers, and other members of the community gathered together in Montclair to launch the latest mini-documentary, “The Other PARCC: Parents Advocating … Continue reading
I started teaching at the genesis of the No Child Left Behind era long before I understood the impact it would have on our education system and schools. Prior to … Continue reading
Released earlier today was a statement from the New Jersey School Board Association expressing their position on refusing high-stakes testing and “sit-and-stare”. It’s inhumane, manipulative, and shows how little they … Continue reading
“You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation.” -Plato This weekend was an interesting one for me and my daughter … Continue reading
The Delran Education Association’s Position on High-Stakes Standardized Testing.
So I initially wrote this piece for a local news outlet as an op-ed, but the editor will not publish it unless I add someone else to the piece as … Continue reading
This blog was first posted for Blue Jersey on Monday, September 29, 2014. This year our country commemorated the 60th Anniversary of the groundbreaking ruling of Brown vs. Topeka Board of Education. … Continue reading