Tennessee is trying to help principals in rural school districts network and attend training with other educators. Earlier this week, Education Commissioner Candice McQueen announced the inaugural class of the Tennessee Rural Principals Network, which is a part of Gov. Bill Haslam's Transforming School Leadership Initiative. More than 50 principals from across the state were … [Read more...] about Tennessee aims to support principals at rural schools
Joe Heim, The Washington Post Published 5:06 pm PDT, Wednesday, September 19, 2018 In this photo taken Jan. 17, 2016, Katerina Maylock, with Capitals Educators, teaches a college test preparation class at Holton Arms School in Bethesda. In this photo taken Jan. 17, 2016, Katerina Maylock, with Capitals Educators, teaches a college test preparation class at … [Read more...] about ‘The stories of our lives’: Prep school alumni hear echoes in assault claim
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page By Brooke Lea Foster April 09, 2015 WHEN ANA BARROS first stepped into Harvard Yard as a freshman, she felt so out of place she might as well have had the words “low income” written on her forehead. A girl from Newark doesn’t belong in a place like … [Read more...] about What is it like to be poor at an Ivy League school?
Mohammed Daraghmeh, Associated Press Updated 1:14 am CDT, Wednesday, September 19, 2018 In this Saturday, Sep. 8, 2018 photo, Palestinian teacher Sawsan Abdat listens to a student standing in front of a large touch screen in a classroom at the Ziad Abu Ein School in the West Bank city of Ramallah. Palestinian educators are preparing for the future, hoping the use … [Read more...] about Palestinian schools strive to modernize classrooms
Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Stephanie Ebbert Globe Staff September 18, 2018 Anita Hill, whose 1991 allegations of sexual harassment against a Supreme Court nominee foreshadowed the scene now playing out in D.C., said Tuesday that the Senate is no better prepared to vet claims against … [Read more...] about Anita Hill speaks out about Kavanaugh allegation, calls situation ‘another wakeup call’