Carrie Lee Ferguson

“If teaching is to be reformed in our time, it will not be the result of snappier teaching techniques.  It will happen because we are in the midst of a far-reaching...

I’ve just returned from the Institute for Global Education Diplomacy held in Washington, D.C. March 5th-8th.  I met the most remarkable individuals who are creating positive impacts both locally and globally,...

I was recently involved in an endeavor with a group of highly intelligent and professional people, and yet the modus operandi was this: kill off the people with whom you don’t...

*A version of this article was first published on Montessori Tides School website.   Remember the fun we used to have as children playing and singing- Ms. Mary Mack Mack Mack...

We think we have to have perfected technique…we think we have to be an expert before we put ourselves out there. But that’s not it… It’s about our hearts.  Can we...

Ok so it’s been awhile.  I’ve been busy writing about public education and working hard with a team of people to open the doors of Seaside Community Charter School in August....

“Before you tell your life what you intend to do with it, listen for what it intends to do with you.” -Parker Palmer I found Parker Palmer’s To Know As We...

(in case you missed this one on skirt!) Ask a room of preschoolers- “Who is an artist?”  and you will see all hands go up.  Ask the same question to a...