Archive for 'Mississippi'

Philip Rhodes, MD

Dr. Ravitch,

Thank you so much for your voice of informed sanity in the midst of so much disastrous action to our children, schools and teachers.  The interview with Brill was too painful to watch.  His arrogant misinformed manner was too much.  I know you have to face this time and again.  I just want you to know that there are so many of us who admire and thank you for helping our teachers and schools to become better in a ...

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Sam Smithwick


Thank you so much, once more, for such a powerful article! My wife and I are relocating from southern Maine to Mississippi as educators. While much of our move is driven by the times we find ourselves in, we are both very passionate about the work that we do and how we will be “tested” in Mississippi. We are putting our hearts where our mouths are!

You touched on adult education. I am recently questioning the “colonial” mind set that perpetuates ...

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