Appreciation is due

With the amount of concern about high-stakes/high-frequency testing being expressed by community members at School Board meetings, you might be wondering if our local schools are in trouble. Rest assured: they are not. Thanks to a December 16 School Board Workshop (agenda and presentation materials here), I have a better understanding of the state-mandated school … Continue reading Appreciation is due

Tonight’s show will go on, but a question and an issue remain

Today's Naples Daily News editorial, "Sounding a good note on Collier student performances" (in print, "Chorus compromise beats battle in court") summarized the outcome of Tuesday's School Board meeting as it relates to tonight's Barron Collier High School (BCHS) choral concert at Moorings Presbyterian Church. Some excerpts:There were welcomed conciliatory notes sounded ... to keep … Continue reading Tonight’s show will go on, but a question and an issue remain