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Senate ESEA Hearing and Department of Education

I recently returned from the exciting and dynamic discourse with NBC’s Education Nation as their panelist on “Stepping Up: The Power of a Parent Advocate”. Click here to hear the discussion.  Now I’m considering to go to a Senate Hearing … Continue reading

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Moving Forward with Family Engagement

       I am encouraged that the graduation rate has increased nationally to 80%.  However, at least 1.2 million students still fail to earn diplomas per year, according to the National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP).  “In 2009, President Obama … Continue reading

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“Remodeling” Education vs. “Fixing” Education

      I recently read an article “Education Needs ‘Remodeling’, Not ‘Fixing’”, which  suggested to me that we should perceive that education might need“remodeling” instead of referring to it as requiring “fixing“.   I think it was a good article, but I … Continue reading

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