Category Archives: Education

Gifted Programs Gone?

New York City Mayor (and Democratic presidential hopeful) Bill De Blasio recently announced that the city’s school district, which ranks among the nation’s largest, may dismantle its gifted and talented programs. De Blasio formed the School Diversity Advisory Group two … Continue reading

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Rethinking an Old Paradigm

Conclusions drawn in Most Likely to Succeed, a documentary written and directed by Greg Whiteley and produced by TEDTalks founder Ted Dintersmith, won’t surprise students or the people paid to teach them. The model we use for the school day … Continue reading

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Fighting for Himself

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What’s Fair is Fair?

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It’s That Time of Year Again

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Sanity and Cs

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Pennywise and Pound Foolish

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Welcome Back. Finish Strong!

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Elbow Room

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