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ALL CHILDREN LEFT BEHIND

what is this revolution about? “The key to a democracy is an educated and informed electorate.” -Thomas Jefferson.  Schools serve societies. If people are not educated, if people do not have the basic skills to be truly active citizens, democracy … Continue reading

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your homework

A Lesson on Learning.  piece in review: concrete jungle https://rebirthofthecool.wordpress.com/2011/08/03/concrete-jungle/ instructions: step 1. click “play” on the youtube video. step 2. watch the opening thirty seconds of the video. is the song a good song? (both sonically and aesthetically pleasing … Continue reading

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i can change the world

the movement is you. the revolution is here, always. wake up. study yourself. see yourself. free yourself. be yourself. what is Self? what is Mind? see your world break down when you lack the words to define it. you, I, … Continue reading

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the children’s storefront

Just took the A train up to see the school where we begin: The Children’s Storefront in an independent, tuition-free school located on 129th Street in Harlem, New York City. Students who attend our school would normally attend their local … Continue reading

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Gordon meets 17 7 yr olds from Harlem

Thank you to Mimi Saltzman, my new aunt, for offering me the upcoming film studies and English teaching job starting at the end of June. (Much more on this to come as the first day of school approaches.) Yesterday for … Continue reading

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