Building trust, elevating voices, and sharing power in family partnership

A Colorado school district took a team approach to partnering with immigrant families in their children’s education. By Kristen Davidson and Madeleine Case Recognizing that school-family partnerships can have a powerful effect on student outcomes, [...]

The data on children’s media use: An interview with Michael Robb

The director of research for Common Sense Media shares recent findings on kids' online lives and digital media habits. By Rafael Heller KAPPAN: What should Kappan’s readers know about Common Sense Media, where you serve [...]

2 challenges for community schools 

I wrote my doctoral dissertation, back in 2001, on the topic of collaborative leadership. More specifically, I focused on the need for superintendents and directors of community service agencies to work together in support of [...]