Tag: Howard High School

Searching for Solutions in the Shadow of Tragedy


April 27th, 2016

  In the shadow of Amy Joyner-Francis’ death last week, there have been countless posts on social media, all searching for the right thing to say. What can we possibly say to explain this? Can anyone’s words serve as a balm for the pain? As the father of a sixteen-year-old, I doubt any words can do either. That said, as the head of...


July 3, 2013

News, Postsecondary Success

July 3rd, 2013

Local News The News Journal New report examines state education policies The National Center for Education Statistics recently released a new report that is a must-read for anyone interested in policy. The report lists policies in each state for the following: accountability, assessments and standards, staff qualifications and development, state...