A great opportunity to learn: CCPS Community Forums this week

Three community forums will be held this week to inform and seek input from community members and CCPS employees about the 2017 - 19 strategic planning process. In this post, I will provide some information that I hope will inspire you to attend one of the upcoming meetings to learn about what’s happening in our … Continue reading A great opportunity to learn: CCPS Community Forums this week

Comments of interest from last week’s School Board meeting

I attended the regular meeting of the Collier County School Board on March 8 (minutes here; video here). Two comments made at the end of the meeting impressed me: Board Vice Chairman Roy Terry’s remarks regarding the current public discord between supporters of charter schools and supporters of traditional public schools, and Superintendent Kamela Patton’s report … Continue reading Comments of interest from last week’s School Board meeting

I’ve decided

Tomorrow is Election Day. I've finally decided who I will vote for in Florida’s Republican Presidential Preference Primary.I wrote just over a month ago that the possibility of a Trump presidency is terrifying. I registered as a Republican to vote in that party’s primary election to try to keep him from becoming the nominee. The … Continue reading I’ve decided