Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney supports local control of schools, but to make such a shift now, which is what a vocal majority wants, isn’t practical, he said.
I remember his easy grin, the sound of his laugh…
Does John Oliver’s viral commentary clip tell the whole story on Public and Charter Schools?
Demands on teachers are increasing.
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.
A shortage of special education teachers is threatening the ability of schools in many states to provide high-quality education to students with disabilities.
Charter schools, touted as an easy answer to education problems, aren’t an answer at all.
Are well meaning professionals saying that boys have ADHD too quickly? Tyler Jacobson explores the question.
Being in the know about what happens in their school gives you a big advantage as a parent.
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…
Can you walk the line between helicopter parent and no-show parent?
Mayor plans to lease luxury suites at venues as a fundraising effort for School District Philadelphia.
Teaching children they may not always win is the best way to help them understand what true success is.
Teachers and friends, writers and bosses, lovers and heroes –I lovingly remember and honor the gifts you shared.
During her second week in a Mississippi classroom, Alexa Espinal had to decide how to handle anti-gay language in a Deep South middle school.
Endless occupations, big government, and the imperial theme—not easy topics for high schoolers. Teacher Jeremy McKeen shares his wish for his grown-up students off at war.