Education Matters

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  • Education Matters: Odds and ends

    More high schools are focusing on end-of-the-year portfolios “as indicators of whether students have acquired the skills they will need to succeed after graduation,” according to a recent article in EdSource. Titled “High schools turning to student portfolios to assess academic progress,” the article...

  • June 22: Letters to the editor

    Better building designs needed for young adults with special needs In the past six years, I have mentored and worked with 300 architects and soon to be architects. They look up to me as someone who “walks the talk” in social activism. And many of them reach out and help me when I am in despair...