Alia spotlighted that major screwup from publisher McGraw Hill (seen above) in her piece last week addressing how high-school textbooks “too often gloss over the American government’s oppression of racial
My mom, Karen Sollenberger, played a big role in my both becoming a teacher and being an artist. Lately we've been talking a lot about education, what needs to change, and how. We keep going back to the
I do a lot of speaking at colleges and universities around the country, and faculty tell me many behind-the-scenes stories. Properly disguised, these accounts make great material for my Nick Hoffman mystery
"Why do we have to learn how to do something we’ll never use in the real world?" I’ve always thought that if I learned anything from cursive lessons in elementary school, it was the art of persuasion.