Friday, April 14, 2006

I Can't Sleep, But That's A Good Thing...

...because I'm inspired.

Kevin Johnson, a former NBA star, put his money where his heart is and created a school district that addresses what he calls "the moral issue" of failing American schools. If parents aren't committed to helping their kids, then the kids can't enroll. It's that simple.

Mike Feinberg and Dave Levin decided they could create a better public school system. Guess what? They have.

To see and read more, go here.

Thank goodness I watched Part II of "America: Schools In Crisis," because all this stuff doesn't seem quite as overwhelming and insurmountable.

And Liz, I think reading about these people and their schools will make you feel better, too. :-)


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