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Education And Accurate Information Are LIGHT Producers.

This is a short blog in response to the Oct. 3, 2014 article in the New Haven Independent titled: Schools Chief Fields Brainteasers At “Night Out”

I commend the superintendent for making himself and other administrators available to parents and teachers in this interactive manner. It is helpful to the administration, and certainly to parents.  By openly discussing issues by which various parents are challenged, and listening to the answers and suggestions being offered by teachers, administrators and other parents, this will help to prevent the same issues from recurring for other parents. At least it gives them insights into how to address similar issues and might even help to prevent them. It also helps the administration to identify where changes are needed so that effective and appropriate planning can be put in place.

This type of positive interaction and access also helps to prevent a building up of frustration on the part of some, and allows the senior education administrators and the Supt to get first-hand information about existing concerns.  I am pleased to hear that this type of open, honest and respectful dialogue, listening and learning will continue in the NHPS district. At OneWorld we believe it is better to light candles of information than to curse the darkness in silence.  Education and accurate information are LIGHT producers.  Please read the complete article in the NHI linked below

http://www.newhavenindependent.org/index.php/archives/entry/brainte...

We also invite you to visit the Education Section of OneWorld Progressive Institute's web site:

http://www.oneworldpi.org/education/index.html

http://www.youtube.com/user/oneworldpi/videos   - See OneWorld’s YouTube Channel to view segments of some education programs done with teachers, parents, students and administrators from various school districts.

Please also visit OneWorld on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pages/OneWorld-Progressive-Institute-Inc/1...

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