Diversity, Religious Liberty, and December

by Mary Keeling Educators  face perplexing issues of religious diversity all year, but especially in December. English Language Learners refused water during a heat wave. They were fasting for Ramadan. Second graders said Emma couldn’t borrow The Night before Christmas because… Read More ›

We made it in!

As was discussed in a District Dispatch post on November 19th, the final language of the Every Student Succeeds Act (the bill that reauthorizes ESEA)  negotiated by a House and Senate Conference Committee has just been released.  I am happy… Read More ›

My Favorite Conference

Posted on behalf of Melissa Stewart from the Celebrate Science Blog. AASL is my favorite conference. Hands down. So I was delighted to travel to Columbus last week for the festivities. On Saturday morning, I participated in a panel about… Read More ›