Herbert Kohl, director of the Center for Teaching Excellence and Social Justice at the University of San Francisco and author of numerous books--including 36 Children, his 1967 account of teaching a Harlem classroom, and 1998's Discipline of Hope.
Within the next decade, 30-40 percent of current public school teachers
in the United States will retire, opening up more than 700,000 teaching
How can we respond most effectively to right-wing assaults on the premises of public education?
Amy Wilkins: The way that you deal with th