Read Me, Please! My favorites from 2015.

If you’re like me, you have a small stack of magazines you’ve promise yourself you’ll get to…eventually. You just can’t seem to find the time to read the cover story that made you buy the magazine or the news article that piqued your interest or the webpage that you bookmarked. And it’s understandable why the More…

Lily at SXSW! Yes, It’s all on Twitter!

Lily Eskelsen García was invited to speak at SXSW about closing the opportunity gap in our public schools, because NEA’s goal is to make a child’s zip code a number – not her destiny. More…

KLRT-TV/ FOX: The community knows what’s best for their schools

Lily visited Forest Heights STEM Academy School and Hall High School in Little Rock, Arkansas. She was interviewed about the plight of public schools facing “takeovers”. Garcia says it would be better — if the school community — those that know the district best — came up with a plan to improve their facilities.

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…