Saturday, October 11, 2003

Bare fact

Students living in financially stressed families are exposed to fewer educational opportunities in their homes and have less access to educational technology at home, resulting in lower academic performance at school. This impacts everything in their current and future life.

Recipe for success

"Anytime you see someone more successful than you are, they are doing somthing that you aren't."
Malcolm X

Subscribing to this blog

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Colleague - Jacqueline DeCarlo

Jacqueline DeCarlo is a colleague in Washington DC who refuses to stop working until there is more dignity in this world. She teaches me and others things we need to know. When she sets up a blog, I'll be the first to subscribe to it.

If good things are just around the corner

"If good things are just around the corner, turn many corners."

Friday, October 10, 2003

News from my new job

Work is progressing well as a "literacy leader/lifelong learning coach," one of 20 people helping to implement Mayor Anthony Williams' new literacy initiative for adult learners in the District of Columbia.