When I read about ‘holding teachers to a higher standard’ I am reminded of the Norwegian folk-tale that highlights a complaining husband. In the folk-tale the wife suggests she and her husband change places for a day, because she is tired of his criticism about the way she maintains their home. They do change places, […]
Kathreen Harrison is a public school teacher in Maine. She has a master’s degree from Bank Street College of Education and a bachelor’s degree from Harvard College. She has worked in a variety of schools in New York and Maine in a number of capacities – French teacher, gifted and talented teacher, elementary school teacher, and curriculum coordinator for island schools. She has lived in Maine for 20 years and has a particular interest in school reform.