Roosevelt rallies school district employees on in-service day: "'I guess I'm apologizing that I haven't done it before,' Mr. Roosevelt said of the joint meeting.Jeepers, what where you waiting for? And, why are you only going to 'guess' about apoligizing.
Do students get to guess on their tests in school?
Too bad the entire city wasn't invited to the event. I had pondered going in with my video camera. But, I've been tossed out of too many meetings in the past years to fuss with that.
Would be nice to see or hear the audio of the entire speech however. Anyone? P-G?
Getting together with people seems like a good 'people person activity' for -- say -- a people centric activity.
The district does not have the resource to make an academic revitalization -- unless it couples with the parents, residents, citizens, voters, taxpayers -- and the rest of the world.
Doing the Pittsburgh Promise, but excluding the rest of the world, is one way to make it fail.
Holding meetings with only teachers and not the rest of the city is another way to make it fail.
All the king's horses and all the king's men won't be able to put Humpty together again. However, it will take everyone's insight and help. And, he won't look just like he used to.
The brawn of courage is often displayed at the time of invitation. That's the brawn of recruitment. With enough leverage -- anything is possible.