Tag Archives: School Reform

Outstanding Trinity Teachers and Principals!

November 13, 2013 - Trinity teachers and principals swept the top prizes at the DCPS 2013 Standing Ovation Awards! Continue reading
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Lying, Cheating and Ruining Lives

April 4, 2013 - In the tragic story of the Atlanta cheating scandal, we find one more reason to strengthen the message of Trinity's Honor Code. Continue reading
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Remembering Arlene Ackerman

February 9, 2013 - Dr. Arlene Ackerman, honorary Trinity alumna, was a courageous school leader in D.C., San Francisco and Philadelphia. Continue reading
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Voices of Trinity: Algebra? Really? Ramamurti Replies

August 15, 2012 - Algebra IS necessary! The fact that many students can't master the subject does not mean they should not have to learn. What's needed is more effective teaching, and Trinity has the model for exactly that! Continue reading
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Note to Congress: Fix Your Own Mess!

August 1, 2011 - Congress has done so well with its own work, it now wants to get into teacher education. Be very afraid. 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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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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Race to the Top: Who Wins?

July 28, 2010 - runners Congratulations are in order for the District of Columbia in securing a place among the finalists for the “Race to the Top” grant competition… sponsored by the U.S. Department of Education.   The fact that D.C. made it into the final 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