Collective leadership and the future of public education: Hopes for 2018

I see good things in education and teacher leadership for 2018. There are many reasons to believe I may be a bit naïve: a foreign policy world in…


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Making technology work for teaching and learning: Invest in teachers

Making technology work for teaching and learning: Invest in teachers was originally published by Education International Worlds of Education…


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The five secrets that help this high-poverty school succeed

We should pay close attention to schools like Social Justice Humanitas Academy, where teachers are driving deeper learning.


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Does Moving Money From Prisons to Schools Really Make Sense?

Will we forever be stuck shaking our heads at the annual cost to lock up a prisoner compared to the annual cost to educate a child and saying that…


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Relationship: The Stealth Reform

Our schools were not built to address poverty as it stands today. In my city the rate of child poverty in the 1940s-1950s was closer to 20% than the…


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The one thing deeper learning demands

What's critical to ensuring that students have deeper learning opportunities? 


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Read This: English Teachers Understand #BlackLivesMatter

The struggle of one group for equity and justice is not an either/or fallacy, nor is it a zero-sum game.


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Read This: "Teachers More Likely to Label Black Students as Troublemakers"

Researchers at Stanford University have confirmed what many Black parents have been insisting for a long time: That teachers are more likely to see…


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Testing and Civil Rights

ESEA Debate Highlights Culturally Divergent Views on Federal Role in Education


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