TITLE

Befriending Our Critics and Remembering Our Mission

AUTHOR(S)
Riggins, Cheryl G.
PUB. DATE
March 2007
SOURCE
Principal;Mar/Apr2007, Vol. 86 Issue 4, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers some advice to educators feeling beat down by critics of public education. The author suggests that administrator's acknowledge your critic's genuine concern for education, welcome critics into your schools, and recall the reasons you became involved in public education. The author notes the inspiration she gets from talking to Yvonne Allen, a friend and fellow educator who taught her own sharecropper father to read and write when in seventh grade.
ACCESSION #
24159088

 

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