We need to fulfill our destiny as a nation where all citizens can realize the benefits of integration and equality of opportunity
in a dark world, full of lies, hate, and confusion we can all find better days, by looking inside ourselves and being better people.
I tend to avoid the debates among people discussing reading. I think there is some truth in all sides of a debate. I learned to read early and easily. I am also unabashedly an advocate for children with dyslexia, as it has been an issue identified and championed by the members of Professional Educators of Tennessee. I [...]
Public education in Tennessee wins when we all work together through civil discourse to address our considerable issues.
It's vital for the education of our students that we start giving teachers the support they need.
It is most critical for elected and appointed officials to communicate clearly, concisely, timely, and effectively..
Policymakers and stakeholders must continue to work to make improvements in policies that impact salary, school climate, and student behavior.
It is time to move forward on these issues to help all children, teachers, schools, and communities.
Even for non-believers, the core elements of Christmas — being good, spreading love, and kindness, as well as giving selflessly to others, are traits worth imitating.
Dick Allington has earned a well-deserved place on my naughty list. I hope he likes coal in his stocking.