What we think, or what we know, or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only consequence is what we do.
Of all the commencement speeches being given this year at high schools, colleges and universities across the country, this was the one that got all the attention.
Jill Abramson, the ousted executive editor of the New York Times, delivered the commencement speech today at Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, N.C., her first public appearance since she lost her job last week. And she didn’t ignore what has become a big controversy for the newspaper.Read full article >>
One of Montgomery County’s top school leaders will retire next year, after more than 35 years with the school system.
Larry A. Bowers, 65, chief operating officer for Montgomery County schools, is set to step down in June 2015. He will be replaced by Andrew Zuckerman, 37, who has been chief of staff to Superintendent Joshua P. Starr for the past year, officials said.Read full article >>