As great as the challenges seem right now for teachers, students, parents, and administrators, there are bright spots on the education landscape.
Our ever-resourceful Foreign Correspondent David unearthed some inspiring developments from the UK where individuals and institutions are tackling issues both immediate and longstanding.
First, the Mentor Jr project, which was started during the pandemic to match qualified tutors with students in need of homework assistance. You’ll be very surprised to learn who came up with the idea, and why.
Read all about that HERE.
Second, Eton College, that dusty, 600 year-old institution famously known for spitting out prime ministers, has now turned its attention to helping paramedics, among others.
You can read all about that HERE.
Both articles reflect truly inspiring examples of noblesse oblige, and I’m delighted to share them with you.
This is the way Old Money behaves in a crisis.
Be safe. Enjoy.
Thank you, David.