Category Archives: education

Dr. Ravitch on the Complexities of Schooling

I think Diane Ravitch is one of the most important educators and policy makers of our time. Her book, The Death and Life of the Great American School System: How Testing and Choice Are Undermining Education is a must-read for … Continue reading

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New Chicago School Chief

Chicago has a new school superintendent. The first of “The Six Secrets of Change” (Michael Fullan) is to love your employees (as much as your clients). I hope Mr. Brizard understands that our goal is student success and that happens … Continue reading

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