Candid Feedback

Cedar/Central friends, CCSD friends, Athens and Georgia public education friends: This sounds like a promising approach in helping diverse and effective schools thrive-- a story from, of all places, Iowa: " 'Unless we get feedback from diverse perspectives, we can only operate from what we know—and what we know is limited because it's just … Continue reading Candid Feedback

Respect and Fulfillment

Education friends, CCSD friends: Of the many issues I care about in public education, including effective and thriving integrated schools and community engagement and support of our schools, none is more critical than that our teachers are respected and fulfilled in their profession. And that is why I share this piece about a recent poll … Continue reading Respect and Fulfillment

Good morning comrades, from Bertis

Warning: dude blogging in his PJs at his childrens' house... File under: the joys of insomnia,🕰. Part 1940-ish; long-post alert; 1/2 joking (well maybe a little less than half) #ThugMovesWontWork #useitorloseit: (And now for your listening pleasure and as you enjoy your first cup of кофе (kofe) or чай ("chay"):ǝpısdnuʍop I know this might … Continue reading Good morning comrades, from Bertis