Terrence Falk worked for more than 31 years as a Milwaukee Public School teacher and served for 12 years on the Milwaukee school board and as Milwaukee's representative to the Wisconsin Association of School Boards. He has written for Milwaukee Magazine, Shepherd Express, Science Magazine, Urban Milwaukee and School News.
On Friday, September 20, students in Wisconsin and around the world will walk out of school to protest the lack of action on solving the climate change crisis. Rallies are planned for Madison, Milwaukee, La Crosse, Appleton, Eau Claire and Ashland. In Madison, students will march to the Capitol. In Milwaukee, the rally will be […]
My wife and I are watching two of our grandchildren go off to school this fall, a first grader and a fourth grader. They attend Milwaukee’s Fernwood Montessori and have different teachers this year. Even though their parents are very supportive as they ferry them off to school every day, I still worry about them. […]