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Lately, I have been grappling with the question of how meaningful change happens. The gap between the kinds of schools our kids need and the kinds of schools we currently inhabit seems vast and daunting.
I have always felt uncomfortable with the image of the heroic figure who single-handedly "make things happen." It seems that the changes that we need to make -- to shift our paradigm and create truly innovative learning for our students -- are both larger and deeper than one…Continue
Added by Jennie Snyder on March 20, 2013 at 1:01pm — No Comments
"Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than one's fear." -- Ambrose Redmoon
In my work, I frequently hear profound trepidation about the big, wide world of social media. The chorus of voices bemoans the ubiquity of Facebook and issues cautionary tales of how social sites are…Continue
Added by Jennie Snyder on March 20, 2013 at 12:59pm — No Comments