Stories by Bronwyn Harris

Bronwyn Harris is a writer, editor, teacher and tutor in California. She is a veteran of the Oakland Unified School District where she was an elementary classroom teacher.  subscribe to Bronwyn Harris's feed

Posted on: Jul 28, 2015, Source: AlterNet

They're often forced to foot the bill for the essentials that make learning possible.

Posted on: Mar 30, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Children need to move and play. So why are schools determined to keep them still all day?

Posted on: Feb 9, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Diversity in schools is verging on the non-existent. That's a problem for our society as a whole.

Posted on: Jan 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

High-stakes tests set students up for failure, and penalize poor students more than any others.