Raising Kinder, Gentler Children

[I submitted this post to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. They published it on their education blog, Get Schooled, tonight. Here’s the link if you’d prefer to read it there: https://www.myajc.com/blog/get-schooled/george-bush-stressed-being-kinder-gentler-should-our-schools/phWRcAdLxbzU6VoMdohnxL/%5D Kinder. Gentler. These two words feature in every obituary I’ve read of the 41st President. Quoting President Bush’s inaugural address on Jan. 20, 1989: “We as […]

The Start of My Second Headship (at TCS)

My first day at The Children’s School was May 1, 2013. I’ve completed five years and I’m about halfway through my sixth year. Last fall, in 2017, I shared with the board’s executive committee that the next five years will be different from the previous five. Looking back, there are many enhancements and new programs […]