"The Children in Room E4" | A life lesson on the importance of teachers
When smart journalists observe a phenomenon long enough, they often experience an epiphany ... her research for what became "The Children in Room E4," she intended to focus on one public, so-called "inner-city" school in Hartford, Conn.
Teaching Seattle how to cook
Seattle native ... that moment of the epiphany that most people preparing meals at home really have very little idea how to actually cook, Flinn embarked on her project, chronicled in her new book, The Kitchen Counter Cooking School. First she recruited ...
Education historian Diane Ravitch counters the testing and privatization of public schools
Ms. Ravitch, who had been active in conservative foundations and was assistant secretary of education under President George H.W. Bush, had what she calls an epiphany in 2006. Listening to a series of research studies, she realized the school choices she ...
Issues brief - 1/ 12/10
and events at Seattle Public Schools. 2. A Series of Preschool Preview Nights at Shoreline Community College Shoreline Community College's Parent Education Program and ParentMap will host a series of free "Preschool Preview Nights…." ….in the cafeteria ...
North Thurston teacher-librarian Steve Coker wins computer-education award
Q: What is your college education ... It was a real epiphany: In 1995, I had the opportunity to use the Internet. … We organized an exchange between students in Argentina and kids in Seattle at a school where a friend was teaching.