Educon, for me, has always been such a hotbed of fresh ideas.
This year, the theme of Educon 2.8 is EMPOWERMENT.
Here is part of the Friday night panel conversation that seriously resonated with me. 338 more words
Tuesday’s election brought some positive reversals in support of public schools in places where, at the local level, “corporatized school reform” has, until now, been making headway. 672 more words
Mark Headd, Technical.ly Philly
– In a Jan. 20 opinion piece in the Philadelphia Inquirer, former Nutter administration official Terry Gillen called on candidates in this year’s Mayoral election to make ethics reform a key part of their platforms, to “prevent city government from backsliding into corruption.” 147 more words
Great news from Philadelphia…. Philadelphia: Helen Gym Is Running for City Council
More information as it becomes available. Diane Ravitch ported the following earlier today; 1,759 more words