My classroom is a dance floor: A lesson on student leadership, dedication, and taking chances.

Before the first meeting of the UMOJA-Step Team began, the team captain arrived at my classroom early and immediately pushed back all of my desks and chairs. I grew nervous. What the heck did I agree to do? Last spring a student asked me to consider advising the UMOJA-Step Team at the high school where... Continue Reading →

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Yes or no? What is your school choice?

Where is the grass greener? http://cnycentral.com/news/local/live-2016-2017-school-budget-vote-results May 16, 2017, has passed and so have the school budgets across the region of America that I call home — central New York. Central New York is known for its wicked snow squalls, allegiance to Syracuse University’s sports, Heid’s hot dogs, and its support of publicly funded education.... Continue Reading →

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