What’s in a letter?

“What’s in a name?” Juliet posed this question in Romeo and Juliet.  She explained, “that which we call a rose by any other name would smell as sweet.” In Kentucky, I think we need to ask ourselves “What’s in a letter?” Kentucky Education Commissioner Terry Holliday recently published a letter to the legislature stating that…

Education Commissioner to Legislature: Don’t cave into adult interests with school reform

It’s sad. Unmotivated adults in Kentucky’s public school system are using the state’s economic situation as a smoke screen in an attempt to undermine implementation of Senate Bill 1 from the 2009 Regular Legislative Session (SB-1). The situation is apparently so bad, and so misrepresented, that Kentucky Commissioner of Education Terry Holliday has found it…