I have to give a shout out to Lincoln High School in my home state of Nebraska and Seaside High School here in California for the innovative things they are doing to create “learning environments that reach every student” through the Schools of Opportunity project. Check it out here!
Hoarding in ChildrenApril 27, 2018
Do you have a child that hoards things? This article provides information about how to distinguish ‘hoarding’ from ‘collecting’ and how to help without shame or judgment. Check out the helpful tips here.
UC President Napolitano calls for guaranteed admission of all qualified community college studentsMarch 20, 2018
Part of the goal is to admit one transfer student for every two freshman and develop a road map of courses to help transfer students avoid wasting time and money on unnecessary classes. Read the article here.
The Teens Will Save UsMarch 16, 2018
Over the course of several years, this teacher has simulated a dictatorship in her classroom before teaching Orwell’s 1984. In previous years, students have always complied. This year they did not conform. Instead, they demonstrated critical thinking and were empowered to stand up to totalitarianism. Such a great read. Check it out here.