Are job protections for teachers to blame for educational underachievement among low-income students of color in California? That's the provocative question ostensibly at the heart of Vergara vs. California.
What are the two or three critical success factors we should be focused on to move forward as a social business in 2013? Great question. My answer depends on where you are on the implementation of real-time social media both internally and externally.
The corporate community and most venture philanthropists, persist in thinking schools should be run like businesses. This time around though, instead of the factory model school, they have bequeathed us the latest business fads.