Public Schools Week 2018: Saluting schools nationwide

Public Schools Week acknowledges public schools and reminds people that schools must have the resources to provide the well-rounded curriculum, inviting classrooms, and one-on-one attention that all students, regardless of where they live, need. More…

Speech pathologist with child

Making sure English Language Learners get what they need

By 2025, 1 out of 4 children in classrooms across the nation will be English Language Learner (ELL) students. In fact, this is the fastest-growing group of students in grades K-12. English Language Learners bring an array of cultures, experiences, and perspectives—as well as 400 different languages—to public schools. That richness is good for all More…

Watch Lily on the John Oliver show!!!

Arming teachers is such a bad idea, even John Oliver had to talk about it on his show Last Week Tonight. And guess what? He even included what educators have been saying this whole time…  More…

The Unimaginable Outlier List

I went to Broward County at the invitation of our colleagues there.  There was no speech to give.  No press conference.  No interviews.  There was just disbelief and pain and the need to have a human heart hear of the hurt and hold each other. This hurt is now too familiar.  Only weeks earlier our More…