Posts tagged "Education"
Cary Grove High School’s active shooter drill held today is headlining the news everywhere. Beside the local television and papers, stories can be found in Huffington Post and the New York Times. The very first thing I read when I woke up this morning was a Facebook comment from a friend as far away... Read more »
Chicago Public School teachers are on strike. There hasn’t been a strike in 25 years. This is national news…everyone is blogging about it. (even fellow ChicagoNow comedic bloggers, “Lists that Actually Matter”) What kind of education blogger sits this one out? The number of issues and angles to a potential story are overwhelming—maybe I am... Read more »
Boys are falling behind….boys are in crisis…I have been hearing more about this lately- on blogs, television, op-ed pieces, and books. Sunday Morning on CBS ran a story on this last month. It featured a dean from Kenyon College explaining how she has trouble getting qualified male applicants for her school. She pointed out that... Read more »
When was the last time you were truly inspired? When did someone or something motivate you to action, spark your emotions, or awaken you, causing you to think in a different way? Can’t remember? Not surprising. In the busy routine of our work-a-day lives, inspiration seems elusive and all too rare. In the wood paneled... Read more »
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