America’s school choice machine: only the privileged have tokens

Speaking as the former Pedagogical Principal of a Montessori charter school, I'd like to invite discussion of a conundrum that I believe exposes the disingenuous premises (or the not fully examined beliefs) underlying the public dialogue about charter schools. (Full Disclosure:  I enthusiastically support the NAACP's 2016 Charter School Moratorium Resolution withholding support for the establishment of new charter schools until their impacts … Continue reading America’s school choice machine: only the privileged have tokens

i’m brown, too, dammit!

I have a lot of concern (bordering on obsession) for the people in this country whose equal status is theoretically guaranteed by the law, but who continue to experience discrimination and rejection, to which persons of more privileged status often stand in silent witness. As the blind and the ignorant among us slowly awaken to the widespread injustice … Continue reading i’m brown, too, dammit!