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A Grand Mother’s Day

We visited Charles and Tracy over Mother’s Day and were treated to their legendary hospitality.  Walked into Laguna Beach to the Big Fish Restaurant for delicious raw, and a little cooked, fish.  Stopped into the Royal Hawaiian for an after dinner drink and a look at the Lakers finish over Utah.  Grand.  But also look […]

“Learning from L.A.” Recognized as Publication of Year

The American Education Research Association interest group on District Research and Reform has named Learning from L.A.: Institutional Change in Public Education as its publication of the year.  This is a great and congenial group that has the wisdom of beginning its business meeting with good wine and cheese followed by a first-rate discussion of […]


Charles Taylor Kerchner is an Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Fellow at Claremont Graduate University. My daily musings appear in the blog. The archives of my EdWeek blog are available via link under the 'On California' head. Some of my photography can be seen by clicking on 'Gallery.' And numerous links to academic work and other research and commentary can be found by clicking on 'Projects.'


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