Tag Archives: School Reform

Brown @ 60: Elusive Educational Equality

- 60 years after the Supreme Court declared segregated schools to be unconstitutional, segregation by race and social class continues to hinder achievement of genuine educational and economic equality in the United States.
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Outstanding Trinity Teachers and Principals!

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

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

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

- 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!
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Note to Congress: Fix Your Own Mess!

- Congress has done so well with its own work, it now wants to get into teacher education. Be very afraid.
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Command-Control-Collapse

- School reform needs transformational leaders. The mayoral command-and-control model does not work.
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iThink iAm iDream

- Tech transformation needs to reach across the digital divide
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Mission v. Manifesto

- 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…
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Devastating Democracy

- 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…
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Patricia A. McGuire, President, Trinity, 125 Michigan Ave. NE, Washington, DC 20017
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