2022

CharterFolk Contributor Caprice Young – The Movement Matures, Matters Even More

Good morning, CharterFolk! Today we are pleased to share a contributor column from Caprice Young, Ed.D., President, Education Growth Group. I provide Caprice’s bio below. Dr. Young is an experienced transformational executive and superintendent with proven leadership in board governance and C-level roles. Raised in a foster family, she has committed her life to improving

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One Time Fits All – 6 Million Kids Get Another 30 Minutes of Shut-Eye While All of Public Education Goes A Little More to Sleep

Good morning, CharterFolk. As some of you may be tracking this summer, California has made a big change affecting education for millions of students. Apparently, the research is unequivocal. Schools start too early. Before we had the Covid epidemic, we had another one. The teen-sleep-deprivation pandemic. One so severe, as the American Psychological Association described

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CharterFolk Contributors Jose Perez and Joe Nathan:  A Plea to Build on Students’ Strengths and Change the World

Good morning, CharterFolk! Today we are pleased to share a contributor column from Jose Perez and Joe Nathan. A Plea to Build on Students’ Strengths and Change the World Whether it’s high school students successfully challenging their state and bringing millions to students laid off because of the pandemic, or elementary students designing and building

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