Oscar preview: 3 ways education could take center stage at Sunday night’s Academy Awards
What is the greatest education film of all time? Dead Poets Society? Waiting for “Superman”? Actually, can anything top Mean Girls? Sunday night’s Academy Awards show may dethrone some of these classics, as a trio of education films — Lady Bird, Traffic Stop, and DeKalb Elementary — have been nominated for Oscars at this year’s...
By Mitchell Trinka | February 28, 2018
Photos: Teachers in LA and across the country turn to #ADayWithoutAWoman as a teachable moment
Americans woke Wednesday to morning news broadcasts reporting school closures across the country, prompted by female teachers who took the day off to celebrate International Women’s Day. But many more educators made it to class, using the occasion to teach valuable lessons to their students. The classroom conversations coalesced around celebrating International Women’s Day, as...
By Mitchell Trinka | March 9, 2017