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Principal as Protector

A principal’s job is to protect his/her students.  However in those rare instances when principals don’t play their role, students…

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Open Letter to Dr. Julian Vasquez Heilig

Why the School Choice Hate? Dear Dr. Vasquez Heilig, I hope this open letter finds you at your best. I…

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Teach for America is not the Enemy, Bad Schools are!

Teach4America is not the Enemy. Teach for America is not the enemy; bad schools are! Why is it so taboo…

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Stop Blaming Charter Schools for Schools Failing.

Let’s, please stop blaming charter schools for school failure.  I know we’re easy targets, but I assure you that education is…

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Successes and Failures of Success Academy.

Successes and Failures of Success Academy. Any great school has its successes and failures.  I’m not saying we need to…

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The Day We Cape for a Quality Education for PoC; Instead of Caping for Jussie and the likes. ‘No Cap’

Eight Million: If we could “Cape” for our students of color the way we “cape” for actors and athletes, 8…