I was an unemployed musician (read: bum) before running up big college debt.
Zero tolerance policies have been found to increase racial disparities
Back to School – It’s just around the corner. Here is a template for noncustodial parents to use to stay involved in the academic lives of their children. Feel free to personalize this letter to your child’s school administrators and teachers.
What if we busied ourselves with the questions no one can answer?
Sometimes a picture tells us everything we need to understand about a moment of cultural crisis. Read this mother’s reaction to what her daughter learned at school—something our children haven’t had to learn in generations past.
CJ Kaplan helps his daughter study for her 10th grade Physics final and rediscovers why he became an English major.
It is important to have a clear school policy on pupil phone use, to inform parents about this and to explain the reasoning behind it.
If we can begin to have some casual conversations about what we take for granted we can come to a place where we see life for the wonderment that it is.
Schools should recognize their purpose is not solely to turn out good, little “workers;” their mission is to give young people the knowledge and wisdom to thrive as humans.
One man searches desperately for a reconnection with his childhood friend.
It takes a village to raise a boy. We’d love to hear about a teacher who made a difference in your son’s life.
What does the research say about how kids view discipline? You may be surprised.
Evernote is my go-to tool for managing and organizing just about everything in my life, work, and business.
Youth are arguably those most affected by policies, so how we can get them more invested and involved?
Finding what makes you happy isn’t a skill taught in school.
As a parent, how do you help your child through tough situations at school? — When our kids go to school every day, we trust that they are well supervised, safe and protected by the professionals in the classroom and administrative offices. But there are times when issues arise at school that concern or alarm…