Cynthia LiuDateline: cynthialiu
First Published: Jan 10, 2011 / Last Published: Dec 14, 2011
Cynthia Liu writes on education and social justice at K12NewsNetwork.com. She has a PhD in literature and an MA in Creative Writing from UC Berkeley, graduated from Cornell University, and taught at the college level for six years before leaving academia. She's a proud graduate of public schools and the parent to a Star Wars-loving, Harry Potter-crazed second grader.
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December 14, 2011
Digital Bootstraps for Analog Problems
"Digital bootstraps" don't take the place of real-live mentorship and teaching — let's recommit time and resources from real human beings where kids can be found, in local public schools.
January 10, 2011
Amy Chua's Book on "Model Minority" Parenting, a Tempest in a Green-Tea Pot?
What sounds like "Model Minority" parenting brings out backlash in the Asian American blogosphere.