Monthly Archives: February 2017

How should schools involve students in discussions regarding racism?

  The public reaction to the recent presidential travel band has placed schools in the hot seat for involving students in discussions regarding racism. It is a mistake for many schools to take on this type of initiative. Schools that … Continue reading

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How should public schools respond to the school of choice expansion?

Newly appointed Department of Education executive Betsy Devos has promised an additional assault on public schools through a school of choice expansion initiative. Schools of choice allow students to determine which school within the resident district they will enroll as … Continue reading

Posted in Charter Schools, Leadership, Poverty, School Discipline, Schools of Choice, Standardized Testing, Structural Racism, The Raccelerate Formula | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment