Tuesday, February 09, 2010
I was asked by a friend how to evaluate a school where he can send his children. At first, I was adamant knowingly that I lacked the rubrics. But as he insisted, I gave him a straightforward answer based on my experience as a parent of a 16 and 11 years old.
" The most effective school is the one that operates from a value system that places a HIGH PRIORITY ON PEOPLE AND RELATIONSHIPS. This school should recognize that relationships play a pivotal role in learning, teaching and administration".
The best way to see it: observe the school administrators then judge.........