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Confirm Kaya Henderson!

June 16, 2011 - DC must act now to confirm Kaya Henderson as the new chancellor of the DC Public Schools! Continue reading
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Command-Control-Collapse

April 10, 2011 - School reform needs transformational leaders. The mayoral command-and-control model does not work. Continue reading
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iThink iAm iDream

April 3, 2011 - Tech transformation needs to reach across the digital divide Continue reading
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Mission v. Manifesto

October 11, 2010 - My teachers in elementary school mostly worked for no salaries at all — they were nuns whose devotion to their vocations led them to careers in teaching back in the day when the Catholic schools in Philadelphia were thriving.    Among… Continue reading
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Poverty Matters

October 3, 2010 - Sometimes I read something that just stops me in my tracks.  Makes me think about what’s really going on.  Causes me to wonder why so many people just don’t get it. Just days after the defeat of Mayor Adrian Fenty… Continue reading
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Devastating Democracy

September 23, 2010 - Democracy can, indeed, be devastating — at least for those who do not understand that the will of the people is, in fact, the bedrock of this free society.  Last week’s election in the District of Columbia has evoked a… Continue reading
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The Lives of Girls

August 27, 2010 - For quite some time there’s been murmuring about girls getting too many advantages.  Echoing mostly from the caves of misogyny, though sometimes threaded with claims of learned research (ah, “data!”), the party line says that out-of-control feminism duped schools into… Continue reading
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Gender and Pedagogy

August 8, 2010 - An article in today’s Washington Post magazine… looks at the “new experiment” in single-sex classes at the Imagine Southeast Public Charter School in DC.  The headline is unfortunate:  “Separate but Equal:  More Schools are Dividing Classes by Gender.”   Critics of Continue reading
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Who Will Teach? Student Voices

November 7, 2009 - Many great comments continue to come in on my original blog in this series Who Will Teach? Students in Early Childhood Education offer these thoughts on the discussion: Makai Kellogg… writes: “Yesterday after leaving my preschool to go to Trinity Continue reading
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Who Will Teach? Faculty Respond

November 4, 2009 - The faculty in Trinity’s School of Education have responded collectively and individually to my previous blog on the state of teacher education and Secretary Duncan’s remarks.   While they posted their response on the “comments” section of the last blog, … Continue reading
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Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: president@trinitydc.edu


Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
Phone: 202.884.9050   Email: president@trinitydc.edu