It’s been a great year folks. The Daily will return (with its creator back at the helm) in January. Happy Holidays, and see you in 2008!
The Public Education Working Group met with State Superintendent of Education Deborah Gist earlier this week. Read about it here.
[D.C.] Just a little multi-million dollar confusion. (WaPo 12/21)
[D.C.] Oh, and some more multi-million dollar confusion. This time with consequences. (Examiner 12/20)
[N.Y.C.] It might not be our region, but the NY Times ran an interesting article about how The Edna McConnell Clark Foundation is well on track to raise $120 million dollars for a fund specifically dedicated to building the capacity of nonprofits. (NY Times 12/21)
[Md.] Critical self-reflection is an important (though frequently forgotten) task of any good democracy. The Montgomery County Council has a fun way of looking at its own work. (WaPo 12/20)
Here’s a personal favorite of mine. Even if you don’t celebrate Christmas, I hope you will appreciate this demonstration of the power of (musical) collaboration. Happy Holidays everyone!