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Where Will Trenton Read?

Recently, I was watching The Price of the Ticket with my high school students. This documentary chronicles the life of James Baldwin and his journey from growing up in poverty in 1920s and 1930s Harlem to becoming one of the … Continue reading

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Day 33: Deer Sighting

This post has very little to do with deer. And yet I wouldn’t have seen what I saw without this recent deer sighting. The kids and I were on our way home from school yesterday when I noticed a deer … Continue reading

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Day 19: Education Debt

I serve on a board of trustees of a charter school in Trenton, New Jersey. Like charter schools across the country, our school’s measure of student success — and the assessment of whether or not the school itself is a … Continue reading

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