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033 Who’s Indoctrinating Whom?

Aren't schools, by their very nature, indoctrination machines? That is how public schools were designed to be from their conception. Horace Mann, the man behind the idea of public education, felt very strongly that a successful nation needs a...

032 What Makes a School Successful?

What comes to mind when someone says, "Oh, that's a really good school?" Is it students all sitting in their seats, diligently taking notes? Is it passing along students who can read and do math on grade level? Or is it graduating students who can...

030 Back-to-School Blues

As summer vacation is ending, I was wondering if you are beginning to get a nervous tick when you hear, “Back to School Sale?” Or do you find yourself tearing up when you walk by the school supplies aisle? Or do you awaken in the fetal position...

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029 Many Teachers Are Calling It Quits

If ever there was a school year that deserved a "middle finger," 🖕🏼🖕🏼that was one! Fresh off the Pandemic, many teachers are calling it quits because they felt this year was beyond their job description. I'm sure parents and students may have...

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