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Five years ago, school was just not working for my oldest daughter, Kelly, who has ADHD…

Families Need Student-Centered Learning Environments That Work

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Have Parents Turned Against Teachers Unions? Not Yet, Our Survey Shows

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Addressing Significant Learning Loss in Mathematics During Covid-19 and Beyond

Even before Covid-19, many students were performing below grade level in math due to unfinished learning…

When There Is Choice, All Students Win

For nearly two decades, I have enjoyed teaching micro and macroeconomics and coaching the economics team…

Miguel Cardona Deserves a Chance to Prove His Mettle

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AOC Is Tutoring a First Grader

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We Need To Know if the Biden Administration Is Really With and For Us

Before taking a much needed vacation at the end of last year, I wrote a piece…

Families Have School Options, We Just Don’t Spell Them Out in Plain English

Over my 15 years of working in education, I have grown to appreciate that parents are…

Examining the Human Costs of a Narrow Meritocracy

Head, Hand, Heart: Why Intelligence Is Over-Rewarded, Manual Workers Matter, and Caregivers Deserve More Respect by…