Author: Beth Sears

John King, Common Core Warrior

For New York State Education Commissioner, John King implementing the Common Core State Standards isn’t about politics, it isn’t a game, these standards matter! Just to get it straight, CCSS…


Treating Trauma in Our Schools

At NewSchools Summit 2014, we are covering big problems and actionable solutions. Given the increased focus on Social Emotional Learning in education circles, we wanted to discuss these critical skills…


The Struggle for Equal Justice

This year marks the 60th anniversary of Brown v. Board of Education, when the Supreme Court unanimously agreed that segregation in public schools was unconstitutional. This was but one of…