Category Archives: Schools

Motivation and Learning

Student motivation is so often left out of the equation in talking about schooling and reform.  When education is perceived as something that is done to students rather than with them, it tends to result in standardization, low expectations, thin … Continue reading

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Equity in Action – Think College Now Elementary

Powerful footage of  principal (and BayCES board member) David Silver testifying before congress about “equity in action” at Think College Now Elementary in Oakland, CA. BayCES has served as a critical partner to David in founding the school in 2003, … Continue reading

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