It’s time for a better conversation. One about creating and supporting more great public schools and skilled, inspiring teachers. Let’s make a great education possible for every child in every community, regardless of income, ability or skin color.
The Gifted and Talented Debates Aren’t About Rigor, They’re About Access
An interesting, complicated, and rather polarizing trend is going around in American education, and it has to do with special admission schools and the designation… More
Principals Must Be Hope Dealers In Schools and Communities
During a recent conversation, Murleen Coakley, principal of Greenfield Union in the Detroit Public Schools Community District, reminded me how much being a great principal… More
BIPOC Students Deserve To See More Than White Protagonists in Children’s Books
The great American educator, Mary McLeod Bethune, once said, “The whole world opened to me when I learned to read.” As we mark National Family Literacy… More