The Revolution Will Not Be Televised

Recently, I had an opportunity to appear on NBC Bay Area’s show,  Class Action, a local take on issues of national importance in public education. I’ve appeared on the show …
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Higher Callings

I did not become a teacher for the money. For their sake, I hope no one else did. I did not do it for the recognition or the glory. I …
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Great Expectations

The San Jose Mercury News published an inspiring story this week about a teacher in San Jose who is raising funds to bring retired astronaut José Hernández to speak at …
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#WhatCounts

My friend Kelly teaches a class called “Chemistry in the Community”. Today, Kelly taught a very successful lab plating pennies with other metals. It’s all very scientific, and the students …
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The President and Pre-K

The State of the Union address has come and gone, and many people have discussed the hot button issues while letting one slide past them: President Obama delivered a message …
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