Harris’s plan would also provide children in need with the types of after-school opportunities proven to bridge the achievement gap.
History was made last week at the Broadcom MASTERS National STEM competition when 5 14-year-old girls swept the top spots. Not only did the female participants dominate the top 5, but girls also took home the majority of the prizes, snagging 12 out of the 18 cash awards. The Broadcom MASTERS (Math, Applied Science, Technology, […]
It can be hard to do so as a parent, but ultimately, helping kids gain independence is the best gift you can give your kids to enable their success.
Teachers did not become educators to trade in reading, writing, and arithmetic for rifles, lock-down drills, and medical combat training.
My son has never had a lot of friends, but at his old school, he at least had a few. Now he sits alone, eats alone, and plays alone. And it’s breaking my heart.
We need to do better. We HAVE to do better. For the sake of our teachers, and ultimately, our children.
When I see high school graduates line up to walk across the stage, I think of kindergarteners making this same line and how similar these milestones are.
You, kids, are the only reason why I’m still here. YOU are the reason I get up every day and try to be my best self. I just wish I had more time for you.