Martin Luther King, Jr was born on this day, January 15, 1929.  In honor of his 84 birthday, I thought I would share four of my favorite thoughts from his writings:  1. On the Purpose of Education-"The function of education, therefore, is to teach one...

Memphis Teacher Residency trains residents according to three maturity areas for effective urban teaching: Cultural, Instructional, and Character.             Instructional Maturity 2.1 - High Expectations Definition: Setting feasible yet ambitious goals, both academically, behaviorally, and socially that will encourage students to outperform their presumed...