New Florida Education Commissioner

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State Board of Education Meeting December 17, 2018 Dear Commissioner Corcoran, As President of Enlighten Education Co-op, Inc., I have assembled a team of experienced educators who have designed a plan that could greatly improve Florida’s schools. We are developing three initiatives: We intend to recruit an army of retired teachers to serve as part-timeclassroom […]

We can now accept contributions!

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Hello Friends, I’ve been so busy with the start up of this organization and I see that the last time I posted was over a month ago. My apologies. A lot has happened since then, both on a personal front and regarding Enlighten Education. I am in the process of moving which is always a […]

The EEC Prayer

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This morning, during my time of prayer and listening, it came to me what a huge task we have ahead of us. I’ve come to believe that all human endeavors ultimately reside in the hand of God. So it seemed to me we should have a prayer that many of us might share as we […]

LeBron James School

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Many of you have probably seen the publicity around the opening of the LeBron James School in Akron, Ohio. He is to be commended for this initiative and to our delight is treating the whole child recognizing the deep affects that poverty and other negative influences in her/his environment have on learning outcomes. We intend […]

Let’s do it!

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I just returned from a trip to New York and Boston. Last Saturday, I was invited to join a group of education reform activists in Brooklyn who were having their annual picnic at Seaview Park. It was a wonderful day of conversation, strategizing and networking.  Last week I visited Harvard Graduate School of Education to […]