Alan November explains how he would use the first five days of school to lay the groundwork for a year of learning that goes far beyond the test.
Educators are thought of as parental figures in school. We trust them to nurture our kids, to impart important ideas about the world and how to negotiate it — at least during school hours. The division of labor is expected from both sides. Educators want parents to be active participants in their children’s learning, and […]