Martin Luther King, Jr. said the goal of true education is intelligence plus character. One could also say the main purpose of the American school is to provide for the fullest possible development of each learner for living morally, creatively, and productively in a democratic society.
We can certainly have robust debate about the degree to which we are even pursuing, much less fulfilling, these lofty goals in our American educational system. However, our commitment at OnePurpose to serve the specific short and long term needs of the students and families in the Bayview and Southeast San Francisco is without ambiguity. In this, we are clear. [Read more…] about Making Progress Together