Education Dilemmas and the Third Way

I enjoyed reading this thought piece by Andy Smarick because it so succinctly captures the dilemma that is at the heart of Empower’s focus on the Third Way. Smarick states it this way: “And therein lies our fundamental challenge. Today’s decentralized systems of...
The ‘third way’ in education

The ‘third way’ in education

Commonwealth Magazine – “POLARIZATION AND TRENCH WARFARE, the partisan watchwords these days in Washington, have also come to define education debates. In Massachusetts, as much as $30 million could be spent between now and November in what promises to be...
Careers: Teach Western Mass is Hiring!

Careers: Teach Western Mass is Hiring!

Founding Executive Director Quality Teachers, Quality Schools: There is no greater driver of a school’s success – not curriculum, not technology, not even building leadership – than the caliber of the school’s teachers. Quality schools begin and end with...