Tag Archives: School Culture
Night Driving

Break the Speed Limits, Mind the Stop Signs

When working with teachers, a colleague of mine often asks, “Why do people speed?” The inevitable list of reasons include but are not limited to: time lack of awareness everyone else is doing it just going with the flow no-one else is around etc, etc, etc. Her response is always, “Hmmmm. No-one mentioned it was […]

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Leaving No Culture Behind

President Obama made his (potentially) landmark education address earlier this week: watch here. Many people agree (including Jay Mathews from the Washington Post) that Mr. Obama’s proposals offer something for everyone.  And they’re right.  His vision pulls together seemingly disparate ideas, ideals, and ideologies into a sweeping reform that could forever alter the landscape of our […]

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