A World-Class Driver in a Yugo Will Not Win The Indy 500

There is plenty of research to support the value of great teachers. Skilled and committed educators often make a difference for individual students as well as entire classes. There is Continue Reading →

We Need Different Schools, Not Just Better Ones

I do it and so does almost everyone else who is writing about education. We write about making schools and education better. We refer to increased student engagement, improved student Continue Reading →

Would People Read a Book About Your School?

Would people read a book about your school? It is an intriguing question. What if I spent hours researching your school, what happens in it, what doesn’t, what makes it Continue Reading →

Tests & Standards Can’t inspire a Compelling Vision for Education But This Can

We need a compelling vision to drive education reform and it will not come from debates about tests and standards. I had the privilege of working with a group of Continue Reading →