History is said to repeat itself and the recent horrifying events at Sandy Hook Elementary have proven that to be true. America has mourned after each of these tragic events, but we have only made … [Read more...]
Archives for December 2012
Addressing Dropout Risk in Fayette County
I have been working on Dropout Prevention with 9 schools in Fayette County, West Virginia. One of the major issues I’ve noticed has been the lack of knowledge about when the dropout risk begins … [Read more...]
Because Kids Count Conference
CEO Dr. Steve Edwards is attending the Indiana Youth Institute’s Because Kids Count Conference, this December 4th and 5th in Indianapolis. This conference will bring together a wide range of … [Read more...]
Reframing the Question: How Do You Engage Students?
Actively engaging students in their learning is critical if we are to create thinkers who are prepared to meet the challenges that are outlined in the Common Core State Standards. Being able to think … [Read more...]
Could Child Prostitution Be Happening In Your Neighborhood?
Susan was reared in a two-parent home and attended prep school, where she was on the honor role. She also found herself involved in a gang-controlled sex trafficking ring at the young age of 16. How … [Read more...]