Category Archives: Leadership

Drug Education: Are Some Classes Too Young?

By Claire Teck Responsibility to alert kids to drug and STI risks Teaching about safe sex in schools is an often-debated part of the public effort to tackle the spread of sexually transmitted infections and the social problem of teen pregnancies.  Drugs

Drug Education: Are Some Classes Too Young?

By Claire Teck Responsibility to alert kids to drug and STI risks Teaching about safe sex in schools is an often-debated part of the public effort to tackle the spread of sexually transmitted infections and the social problem of teen pregnancies.  Drugs

Remembering Sir

Right around the fifth paragraph of Marie Lee’s op-ed in the New York Times To Sir With Love started playing in my head. It’s right around there she introduces us to Ms. Leibfried, her high school English teacher. It is

Remembering Sir

Right around the fifth paragraph of Marie Lee’s op-ed in the New York Times To Sir With Love started playing in my head. It’s right around there she introduces us to Ms. Leibfried, her high school English teacher. It is

Summers Off

http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:cms:video:thedailyshow.com:376266 The Daily Show – Crisis in Dairyland – For Richer and Poorer – Teachers and Wall Street Tags: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook “Summers Off…” that’s the dismissive statement most commonly heard

Summers Off

http://media.mtvnservices.com/mgid:cms:video:thedailyshow.com:376266 The Daily Show – Crisis in Dairyland – For Richer and Poorer – Teachers and Wall Street Tags: Daily Show Full Episodes,Political Humor & Satire Blog,The Daily Show on Facebook “Summers Off…” that’s the dismissive statement most commonly heard

The Teachables

To use its own similes, The Lottery targets the UFT (the United Federation of Teachers) like a mob hit, ignoring the collateral damage. Like other movies of its kind, the Eliot Ness character (Harlem Success Academy) is portrayed as the

The Teachables

To use its own similes, The Lottery targets the UFT (the United Federation of Teachers) like a mob hit, ignoring the collateral damage. Like other movies of its kind, the Eliot Ness character (Harlem Success Academy) is portrayed as the

Kelley Williams-Bolar and the Chalkboard Wall

While George Cook’s piece in African American Reports provides an interesting perspective on the Kelley Williams-Bolar case. (Kelley Williams-Bolar: The mother who was jailed for sending her children to a school outside of her zoned district.) It is more interesting

Kelley Williams-Bolar and the Chalkboard Wall

While George Cook’s piece in African American Reports provides an interesting perspective on the Kelley Williams-Bolar case. (Kelley Williams-Bolar: The mother who was jailed for sending her children to a school outside of her zoned district.) It is more interesting