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Is this School Heaven? No, it’s Finland

I have been to Finland. It’s the place where teachers go after they die if they’ve been good and taught the Whole Blessed Child; if they’ve rejected the hell of Obsessive Standardized Testing. More…

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My Letter to Arne Duncan on NCLB

Let’s join together to develop a smarter, new generation accountability system that includes an opportunity dashboard so that we may fulfill the promise of equal educational opportunity for all our students. More…

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NCLB: Our students Should not Have to Wait any Longer

We all know that 12 years under a broken No Child Left Behind system has failed students and schools by neglecting to close the achievement and opportunity gaps as promised. Our students, especially those most in need, should not have to wait any longer. More…