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Education officials visiting Colo. to see ‘Superman’

The U.S. Department of Education’s director of community outreach is visiting Colorado. Alberto Retana will speak today at the Far Northeast Community Committee meeting at Rachel B. Noel Middle School in Denver. On Wednesday, Retana will attend a special Spanish-language screening of the documentary “Waiting for Superman.” More than 200 people from several Denver groups… Continue Reading Education officials visiting Colo. to see ‘Superman’

Lazy students. Neglectful parents. School bureaucracies run amok. There’s plenty of blame to go around when you try to figure out why the nation’s education system is in such bad shape. But there’s no greater problem than teachers who’ve given up, or perhaps never cared in the first place. That is the central message of… Continue Reading Don’t wait, go now to see ‘Waiting for Superman’

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