public schools

What Are Teacher Responsibilities?

What Are Teacher Responsibilities?

Teachers are super heroes, and many feel that teaching social and emotional skills is a part of their job (along with all the other teaching responsibilities). But what about when a teacher has too many kids & too many issues to address?

Will Busing Get Us Anywhere?

Will Busing Get Us Anywhere?

A recent New York Times article started an interesting discussion with its title, “How Do You Get Better Schools? Take the State to Court, More Advocates Say.” The article highlights a wave of lawsuits over quality of education. But an interesting theme arises in many of the interviews. These families may be talking about schools and busing, but they are also talking about their neighborhoods.