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Finding light in darkness: Tips on embracing community and self-care purpose

Sep. 29, 2020 8:58 am

Finding light in darkness: Tips on embracing community and self-care

Guest columnist Ami Patel Hopkins remembers her student Cheickna Traoré, and offers insights into the elements of both the artwork memorializing him, and her own Love-and-Light map.
A working mom on back-to-school life in COVID purpose

Sep. 14, 2020 12:44 pm

A working mom on back-to-school life in COVID

In the midst of a global pandemic, when the family juggling act has intensified and the ability to provide the most basic needs is even more at risk, the crises faced by working mothers cannot be ignored, says guest columnist Michelle Legaspi Sanchez.
Opinion: Your authentic self is your superpower purpose

Sep. 8, 2020 12:39 pm

Opinion: Your authentic self is your superpower

This week’s column is focused on how all in education can work collectively to make this historic school year successful, says guest columnist Ami Patel Hopkins.
First day of school assignment: Help all students #LogOnPHL purpose

Sep. 2, 2020 6:33 am

First day of school assignment: Help all students #LogOnPHL

Philadelphia’s business community, nonprofits, and charitable foundations worked with the City and School District of Philadelphia to create and provide access to a new platform for students to learn remotely.
Opinion: My back-to-school challenge for you purpose

Aug. 25, 2020 3:09 pm

Opinion: My back-to-school challenge for you

"Now is not the time to divide, but come together," says guest columnist Ami Patel Hopkins.
Opinion: Can we talk about schools in Philadelphia? purpose

Aug. 12, 2020 8:08 am

Opinion: Can we talk about schools in Philadelphia?

Guest columnist Ami Patel Hopkins is focused on elevating voices and perspectives in regular, solutions-oriented columns about education-related concerns.
Opinion: 6 things to consider before reopening schools in Philadelphia purpose

Jul. 27, 2020 7:30 am

Opinion: 6 things to consider before reopening schools in Philadelphia

Guest columnist Ami Patel Hopkins says she heard the words “let’s work together” at the latest School District of Philadelphia board meeting. She's taking that sentiment to heart and offering her suggestions.
How other countries reopened schools during the pandemic – and what the US can learn from them purpose

Jul. 23, 2020 9:22 am

How other countries reopened schools during the pandemic – and what the US can learn from them

There is no perfect way to reopen schools during a pandemic. But the policies and practices of countries that have had some initial success with schools point in the same direction, says guest columnist Bob Spires.
Pedagogy amid pandemic and protest purpose

Jun. 3, 2020 7:22 am

Pedagogy amid pandemic and protest

"My semester may be over, but I know my students are watching as the adults they depend on to make the world livable figure out what to do," says guest columnist LiRon Anderson-Bell.
‘We came up with a 5-part educational recovery package for nonprofits. Here’s how we did it’ method

May 15, 2020 12:20 pm

‘We came up with a 5-part educational recovery package for nonprofits. Here’s how we did it’

Identifying the topics that we thought were essential to help nonprofits navigate the pandemic was not hard. Deciding what to keep out was, says guest columnist Laura Otten.

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