On how US Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos’ embrace of charter schools is—paradoxically—harming these schools.
On the outdoor early education movement (and related equity tensions)
On American pluralism, immigration, and school integration.
On a Hmong language school in Minnesota.
On the challenges of convincing white families to participate in school desegregation efforts.
“The Joy in My Day: A Love Note to My Kids’ School”
Donald Trump, Betsy DeVos, and the Republican Party may support charter schools, but that doesn’t mean that charter school educators are willing and/or able to overlook the full range of their education proposals. If we lower high school graduation standards, we shouldn’t cheer ensuing increases in graduation rates.
Trump’s budget will harm underserved kids in myriad ways
Privileged parents will game any flexibility built into school enrollment systems, DC Edition
New column at Washington City Paper: “Why Do Other Parents Care Where I Send My Kid to School?“